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How many species are in amphibians?

4000

1

What are the three orders of amphibians?

Gynbophiona
Caudata
Anura

2

What is an example of gumbo photons?

Caecilian

3

What are two examples of Caudata?

Salamander and newts

4

What are two examples of Anura?

Frogs and toads

5

Describe the dermis 4

She'd periodically
Permiable to water and other aqueous substances
Respitory function and vascular
Gland that secrete substances and toxjns

6

What are four different types of respiration?

Gill/brachial respiration
Buck pharyngeal respiration
Cutaneous respiration
Pulmonic respiration

7

What is gill/brachial respiration?

Getting o2 through the gills

8

What is buccopharyngeal respiration?

Getting o2 from back of throat

9

What is cutaneous respiration?

Getting 02 from skin

10

What is pulmonic respiration?

Getting o2 from lungs

11

What are the four stages of metamorphosis in frogs?

Eggs, tadpole, metamorph, frig

12

What are four types of cage designs?

Arboreal, terrestrial, semi aquatic aquatic

13

What are five things all enclose it's should have?

-security to prevent escape
-protection against excessive visual, auditory, or vibrational stimuli
-refuge for hiding
-adequate substrate
-adequate light, temp, humidity, ventilation, and water wuality

14

What is the standard diet for larger frogs and salamanders?

Crickets

15

What is the standard diet for smaller amphibians?

Fruit flies

16

What are two other types of food that can be fed to amphibians?

At hawed frozen pinkies and fish