Invertebrates Crossword

Created
Dec 4, 2016
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A bee that collects honey. Honeybee
This bug eats through wood. Termite
Makes hissing noises. Hissing Cockroach
'Flower" Mantis Orchid Mantis
Poisonous butterfly. Monarch Butterfly
Females of this species have a red hourglass shape under the abdomen. Black Widow
Lacks a respiratory system and breathes through its skin. Earthworm
The largest of this species are found in tropical waters. Sea Anemone
Has a star shape. Starfish
A group of this animal is called a smack. Jellyfish
Among the most simple of multi-cellular organisms. Sponge
Are very social despite their name. Hermit Crab
Are able to rapidly dart backwards by flexing their body. Shrimp
The conditition of being infected with this species is called taeniasis. Tapeworm
Majority species of this worm are blood-feeding. Leech
Has 8 tentacles. Octopus
Have spiny shells for protection. Sea Urchin
Live in the sand upside down. Clams
The only difference between this animal and a slug, is it has a shell. Snail
The only difference between this animal and a snail, is that it does not have a shell. Slug
Has 6 tentecles. Squid
Breathe via their anus. sea cucumber
Can manually control their buoyancy. cuttlefish
You can get pearls from this mollusk. Oyster
The female of this animal can only mate after she has just molted. Lobster
This species makes up the Great Barrier Reef. Coral
Largest group of living organisms known to science. Beetle
Bleed from their knees when threatened. Ladybug
Can turn their head a full 180 degrees. Praying Mantis
Capable of carrying mass 50 times their own body weight. Ants
Become a butterfly. caterpillar
Only males of this species chirp. Cricket
This insect is aquatic during the larval stage. Dragonfly
All species of this animal are venomous. Scorpion
Defend themselves by throwing barbed hairs at attackers. Tarantula
Does not have a heart or gills. Barnacle
Grow a hair-like substance to attach them to rocks. Mussel

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Animals Crossword

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Feb 25, 2017
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Striped animal that looks like a horse zebra
This animal has a very long neck Giraffe
This animal loves bananas monkey
Slow moving and has a shell turtle
King of the jungle Lion
This animal likes to eat carrots and sugar cubes horse
Has big ears and likes to hop rabbit
Man's Best Friend dog
Lives in the cold and waddles Penguin
Some say this animal has nine lives cat
This animal is grey with one big horn rhino
Big animal that has one horn elephant
You can find them with the sheep and it has horns Goat

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Invertebrate and Vertebrate Crossword

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Jan 13, 2017
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a group of similar species Genus
Science of naming and grouping organisms Systematics
Groups that have a biological meaning Taxon
A group of genera Family
closely related families order
closely related orders class
what classes are organized into phylum
The largest of Linnaeus's taxonomic categories Kingdom
the evolutionary history of lineages phylogeny
a group of species that includes a single common ancestor and all descendants of that ancestor-living and extinct Clade
links groups of organisms by showing evolutionary lines, or lineages, branched off from common ancestors Cladogram
A trait that arose in the most recent common ancestor of a particular lineage and was passed along to its descendents Derived Character
a larger, more inclusive category than a kingdom Domain
Domain that consists of Unicelllular, prokaryotic organisms with thick cell walls Bacteria
Domain that consists of unicellular, prokaryotic organisms that live in the most extreme conditions Archaea
Domain that consists of all organisms that have a nucleus Eukarya
A kingdom that consists of heterotrophs with cell walls containing chitin Fungi
Kingdom that consists of autotrophs with cell walls that contain cellulose Plantae
Kingdom of organisms that are multicellular, heterotrophic organisms that have no cell walls Animalia
An animal with a backbone Vertebrate
An animal without a backbone Invertebrate
Internal skeleton Endoskeleton
hard outer covering that protects the body Exoskeleton
an animal whose body temperature does not change much Warm-blooded
an animal whose body temperature depends on its surroundings cold-blooded
A long supporting rod that runs through the body just below the nerve cord Notochord
Members of the clade commonly known as Phylum Chordata Chordates
parts of an animal's body match up around a midpoint or line Symmetry
simplest kind of invertebrate that is shaped like a sack and lives underwater Sponges
Organisms that float or swim and have tentacles that sting (corals, jellyfish) Cnidarians
Organisms with a shell(clams, oysters, octopus, squid) Mollusks
Organisms with spiny skin and an endoskeleton Echinoderms
Organisms with legs that bend, bodies with sections, and an exoskeleton(largest group of invertebrates) Arthropods
Organisms with antennae, 3 pairs of legs, 3 body sections, sometimes wings Insects
4 pairs of legs, 2 body sections, fangs(spiders, scorpions) Arachnids
2 pairs of antennae, 2-3 body sections, can chew(crab) Crustaceans
1 pair of legs on each body section Centipedes
simplest worms with flat bodies, some live inside other animals Flatworms
Worms that have thin bodies with pointed ends, most live inside other animals roundworms
Worms with bodies divided into parts that are the same except the front and tail end, live on land(earthworms) Segemented Worms
Organisms that lve part of their lives in water, and the other part on land. lay eggs (frogs) Amphibians
Organisms with dry, scaly skin. Breath through lungs, lay eggs(lizards) Reptiles
Organisms with feathers to keep them warm and dry. beaks and 2 legs. not all can fly, lay eggs. Birds
Warm-blooded vertebrate wilth fur or hair. Females give birth to offspring and make their own milk Mammals

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Invertebrates Crossword

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Apr 1, 2016
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head foot cephalopods
stomach foot gastropods
shell made of two parts bivalves
insects, crustaceans, and arachnids arthropds
several segments with a greater range of motion jointedlegs
protects organs exoskeleton
change in form as larva develops into adult metamorphosis
openings on abdomen and aid in gas exchange spiracles
invertebrates bodies divided into sections segments
tube directly behind the mouth pharynx
male and female hermaphrodites
parts branch out in all directions symmetrically radial
two equal halves bilateral
brain activity cephalization
mouth part for invertebrate mandible
protects thorax carapace
internal support endoskeleton
segment behind the head thorax
fusion of head and thorax cephalothorax
posterior part of invertebrate abdomen
parasites with long ribbon like bodies tapeworms
slender bodieed parasites roundworms
known as wheel animals rotifier
fertilize dirt earthworms
parasites that live on the blood of prey leeches
make pearls clams
move by sliding along a layer of mucus snails
gastropods without shells slugs
tentacles that surround a more developed nervous system octopus
terrestrial isopod pillbug
crustacean with broad carapace, stalked eyes, and five pairs of walking legs crabs
large marine crustacean with a cylindrical body lobster
eats wood termites
eats clothes moth
large green insect that feed on other insects w/ raised front legs mantis
plant eating insect with long hind legs grasshopper

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Animal Kingdom Crossword

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Apr 2, 2017
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the largest group of invertebrates that have an exoskelton arthropods
invertebrates that live in damp places on land and breathe using either gills or lungs mollusks
invertebrates that have an exoskeleton and tube feet echinoderms
invertebrates that have long, tube-like bodies that are divided into segments segmentedworms
invertebrates that live attached to a surface and has small holes in their bodies to filter water sponges
skeleton is external exoskeleton
animal's with no backbone invertebrates
endothermic vertebrates that have fur or hair and produce milk for their offspring mammals
endothermic vertebrates that have a beak, two legs, and two wings birds
ectothermic vertebrates that live in or near water and have scales reptiles
ectothermic vertebrates that a can breathe their skin when they are in the water amphibians
vertebrates that live in the water and filter oxygen from the water through their gills fish
body temperature says about the same regardless of the temperature of their environment endothermic
body temperature that is close to that of their environment ectothermic
skeleton is inside their bodies endoskeleton
animal with a backbone vertebrate
made up of more than one cell mulitcellular

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Ecology vocabulary crossword puzzle

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Dec 4, 2016
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What are animals called that eat meat? Carnivores
Animals that eat plants are? Herbivores
If animals eat both plants and meat they are called Omnivores
If the number of organisms that an environment can support due to limited resources it is Carrying capacity
If an organism cant carry out photosynthesis then they will have to eat on other organisms they are called ? Heterotrophs
A section of biospheres that has different types of organism intereacting with each other and with their environment is called Ecosystem
If a animal feeds on a herbivore and they are carnivores their known as Secondary consumers
The living things that lives in an area and interacts with each and also depend with each others are called Biotic Factors
The non-living things that living things need in order to survive are called Abiotic factors
A diagram that shows the transfer of food energy from one organism to the next organism is called Food chain
A web that is made of more than two food chain inter connect is Food web
A herbivore that feeds on plants are called Primary consumers
Are plants and algae they produce their own food thought process of photosynthesis are Autotrophs
A plant that uses photosynthesis to store energy is called Producers
The struggle between members of the same species or different species for limited reasources is called Competition
If the number of specfic organism in an area is known as Population density
A symbiotic relationship in which both organism benefit is called as Mutualism
A close long term of relationships between two organism of different species is called Symbiosis
A type of symbiotic relationship in which one organism benefits while the other is neither helped or harmed is called Commensalism
A role of an organism in an ecosystemis called a Niche

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Environmental science crossword

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Jan 25, 2017
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The study of how organisms interact with each other Ecology
All living things and their physical environments within a particular area Ecosystem
Change over time Evolution
An organisms habitat resource use and fundamental role in a community Niche
The variety of organisms in an area Biodiversity
Able to meet current demand for a resource without depending the future supply Sustainable
Largest group of organisms In which 2 individuals can produce fertile offspring Species
The process by which new species are generated Speciation
The Disappearance of a species from Earth Extinction
The extinction of an organism or species in one area Extirpation
Anything an organism needs to survive Resources
Killing of an animal illegally Poaching
Any part of an ecosystem that is living or used to be living Biotic factor
Members of a species that live in the same area at the same time Population
Matter that makes up earth and it's atmosphere Geosphere

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Marine Science Crossword

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Jan 31, 2017
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Organisms with 10 appendages Decapod
Pair of chelipeds in a moveable finger Dactyl
The hard uppper shell of a turtle, crustacean, or arachnid Carapace
Thin sensory appendages on the heads of insects, crustaceans, and some other arthropods Antennae
A pair of globular organs in the head through which organisms see, Eyes
Inhabit intertidal and near-shore habitats in the colder and temperature waters of the Earth's oceans Cancer Crabs
Live on sandy bottoms and have thin exoskeletons Pacific Coast Crab
One of the pair of legs that bears the large chelae in decapod crustaceans Chelipeds
An aquatic mollusk that has a compressed body enclosed within a hinged shell, such as oysters, clams, mussels, and scallops Bivalve
Inhabits the rocky intertidal zone; very agile climber and rapid crawler Shore Crab
Relatively short for shore crabs Walking Legs
Clan of closely related animals that includes snails, slugs, clans, oysters Molluscs
"Stomach foot"; snails and slugs Gastropod
Blanket of soft tissue that covers a mollusc's body like a bathrobe Mantle
Long ribbon-like tongue coated with overlappping teeth Radula
Encased by an external skeleton and appendages are jointed Arthropods
Smallest of crustaceans; have elongated antennae Copepod
One of the walking limbs of a crustacean Pereopod
swimming limb of a crustacean, five pairs of which are typically attached to the abdomen Pleopod
The rearmost segment of the body of certain arthropods, such as the middle lobe of the tail of a lobster Telson
the sixth and last pair of abdominal appendages of lobsters and related crustaceans, forming part of the tail fan Uropod
used in feeding and mating; claw-like gnathopods
an arthropod of the large, mainly aquatic group Crustacea, such as a crab, lobster, shrimp, or barnacle crustacean
the terminal segment of a forelimb, manus
distinct male and female individual organisms dioecious
have a row of small blue eyes along the mantle edge Scallops
large phylum of segmented worms annelids
outer covering made of tough but flexible collagen cuticle
brightly colored segmented worms Polychaetes
paddle-like fleshy paired appendages parapodia
Bundles of bristles setae
pair of feelers palps
Composed of chitin exoskeleton
have a curved body that is flattened sideways Amphipods
dorsoventrally flattened Isopods
pointed appendages which are used to grasp food Chelicerae

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Invertebrates Crossword

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Jan 26, 2017
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Small insect, lives in colonies underground. ANT
Small flying insect that can sting, carries pollen BEE
An insect who has two front wings that are hard and protect the insect. beetle
Has wings with colors and designs, eats nectar. Butterfly
Kills cicadas cicada killer
Males make a loud shrill droning noise by vibrating two membranes on its abdomen. Cicada
a marine bivalve mollusk with shells of equal size clam
a hard stony substance secreted by certain marine coelenterates as an external skeleton, typically forming large reefs in warm seas coral
Found in the ocean, has two pinchers. crab
Small insect that hops, it chirps at night. cricket
has slender many-jointed antennae and a pair of cerci resembling forceps at the end of the body Earwing
breathe through their tube feet ECHINODERM
Skeleton on the outside of an organism exoskeleton
Bites dogs and makes them itch flea
Small flying insect fly
Lives in the grass, hops, and can fly. grasshopper
a crab with a soft asymmetrical abdomen that lives in a castoff mollusk shell for protection. hermitcrab
Aggressive insect who's hive looks like its made of paper. hornet
Animals that do not have bones or internal skeletons. Invertebrates
Small insect that is red and that has dots over it, it looks like a half circle. ladybug
Lives in ocean, has five pairs of arms and first set in pincers. lobster
Soft bodied invertebrates with a thick muscular foot for movement. mollusk
the periodic shedding of an old exoskeleton molting
An insect that drinks blood and carries malaria. mosquito
nocturnal insect related to the butterflies, and wings that fold flat when resting. moth
Long slender body, hands look like they are praying prayingmantis
a crab that lives on or burrows in sand sandcrab
a sedentary marine coelenterate with a columnar body that bears a ring of stinging tentacles around the mouth. SEAANEMONES
an echinoderm that has a thick, wormlike body with tentacles around the mouth. They typically have rows of tube feet along the body and breathe by means of a respiratory tree. seacucumber
long tube-like body with many sections segmentedworm
A mollusk with a single spiral shell into which the whole body can be withdrawn. snail
Has eight legs, makes a web spider
simplest invertebrate sponge
Found in ocean, has ten arms, can change color. squid
Found in Ocean, shaped like star. starfish
A bug that smells stinkbug
Eats and lives in wood. termite
An aggressive insect that can sting you many times. wasp
Small sea creature eaten by people. shrimp
A bug that looks like a stick. stickbug

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Ecology Vocabulary Crossword

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May 7, 2016
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A diagram showing all of the interconnected food chains in an ecosystem Food web
Large variety of organisms and species in an ecosystem Biodiversity
An organism that breaks down dead organisms Decomposer
A diagram that shows how energy decreases as it travels through the trophic levels of a food chain Energy Pyramid
A diagram showing a single pathway of energy transfer an ecosystem Food Chain
An organism that eats both plants and animals Omnivore
An organism that eats only other animals Carnivore
An organism that eats only other plants Herbivore
When two organisms fight over the same resource Competition
All of the different populations of organisms living in an area Community
All of the living space on earth Biosphere
Living and nonliving things interacting in an area Ecosystem
All of the members of the same species in an area Population
The organism that is hunted Prey
The organism that hunts others for food Predator
A trait that helps an organism survive Adaptation
The scarcest resource that limits a population's size Limiting Factor
The largest population size an ecosystem can hold Carrying Capacity
A type of relationship where one organism benefits while the other organism is harmed Parasitism
A type of symbiosis where one species benefits and the other is not helped or harmed Commensalism
A type of symbiosis where two organisms benefit from their relationship with each other Mutualism
A relationship where to species interact and one is benefitted Symbiosis
Living part of the environment; includes anything made by a living organism Biotic
Non living part of the environment Abiotic
Any organism able to make its own food (aka Producer) Autotroph
An organism that has to eat other living things to survive (aka consumer) Heterotroph
Used by organisms to do everything it needs to live Energy
Third level consumer. Often top of the food chain Tertiary Consumer
The 1st level consumer. Eats producers Primary Consumer

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CPR Crossword

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Dec 5, 2017
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A first aid procedure that supplies oxygen and blood to the body until normal function resumes. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
When performing CPR this needs to be pinched to make sure airflow travels to the lungs of the victim. Nose
When performing CPR this part of the body needs to be tilted back in order to open the airway. Head
30 of these are given during CPR. Compressions
2 of these are given during CPR. Breaths
If someone is in need of CPR and have by lying there for more than ____ minutes, brain death is probable. Ten
If you start performing CPR within the first _____ minutes, brain damage is unlikely. Four
The Department of Health requires that the ambulance service reaches 75% of category A (life-threatening) calls within ________ minutes. Eight
This type of CPR is used by doing compression's only until help arrives. Hands Only CPR
This is used when a person is unconscious, has a heartbeat, but is not breathing. Rescue Breathing
A portable device that checks the heart rhythm and can send an electric shock to the heart to try to restore a normal rhythm. AED
If an INFANT is lying on the floor with no heartbeat and is not breathing, it is most likely because of a ___________ issue. Respiratory
If an ADULT is lying on the floor with no heartbeat and is not breathing, it is most likely because of a ___________ issue. Heart
The right depth and rate of compression's will help _______ flow to the brain. Blood
When preparing for possible CPR, the very first thing you do when you come upon someone whom you believe to be unconscious is check for __________________. Responsiveness

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