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Chondrichthyes

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Chondrichthyes

Kingdom: AnimaliaPhylum: ChordataInfraphylum: GnathostomataConsists of 2 subclasses:Elasmobranchii & Holocephali

Chondrichthyes

Common names:SharksRaysSkates Chimaeras

The different kinds of Chondrich-thyes

Class

or Cartilaginous Fishes

Shark Anatomy

Learn about Angel Sharks!

Introduction!

Listen about Taxonomy!

- Skeleton is cartilaginous-Notochord in young is replaced by cartilage as organisms grow older-Produce red blood cells in spleen-Have dorsal, caudal, anal, pelvic, and pectoral fins-Tough skin is covered with dermal teeth-Fins aid in locomotion-Have toothlike-scales called dentricles that aid in protection and streamlining

Anatomy!

-Ectothermic (cold-blooded)-Fertilization is internal-Development can be through live birth or through eggs

Biology and Reproduction!

Watch out! Chondrichthyes get HUNGRY!

R.I.P. Steve Irwin

Listen about Nutrition!

How Do They Breathe?


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