Mammals: an Overview

Duration: 1.5 hours

Mammals are a class of animals that is often considered to be the highest class of all animals. From a zoological point of view, humans belong to this class. Mammals are four-limbed, warm-blooded, air-breathing animals. In spite of common major anatomical and physiological features, mammals achieved the greatest diversity of shapes and sizes. By the end of the course, you will have a better understanding of what to take into account when classifying mammals - based on their phenotypes.


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