Type
Crossword
Description

gives live birth and has fur mammal
has damp skin amphibian
no backbone invertebrate
backbone vertabrate
uses gills to breathe fish
has wings and feathers birds
smallest classification group species
cold blooded and lives on land reptiles
jointed legs arthropods
flying to a warmer or cooler climate migration
resting in the winter hibernation
largest classification system kingdom

Vertebrates/ Invertebrates Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

humans
breathe
scales
wings
produce milk
warm blooded
cold blooded
backbone
insect
starfish
snake
frog
bird
fish
mammal
amphibian
reptile
lay eggs
fur
feathers
gills
lungs
invertebrate
Vertebrate

Animal Kingdom Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Animal Classification Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This animal classification lives in the water and lays eggs. Fish
This animal classification has live birth. Mammals
This animal classification has eggs but can fly. Bird
This type of animal classification can live on land and water. Amphibians
This types of animal classification lays eggs and has scales. Reptile
This animal lives in the water but is a mammal. Dolphin
An animal that is a vertebrate has this. Backbone
This type of animal classification does not have a backbone. Invertebrate
This is the largest group of invertebrates. Insects
This is another name for the reptile frog. Toad
Elephants, dogs, cats, and dolphins all have _______ birth. Live
Female mammals can give this to their babies. Milk
This is another type of invertebrates. Arthropods
This animal is an invertebrate and has 8 tentacles. Octopus
All mammals have this on their bodies. (Hint: You have it too!) Hair
Mammals, birds, fish, amphibians, and reptiles are all this type of classification. Vertebrates

Animal kingdom Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A group that includes hydras and jellyfishes cnidarian
Vertebrate that is warm blooded, has hair, a 4 chambered heart and gives milk to their young mammal
A vertebrate that lives in water as a larva & on land as an adult amphibian
Every animal must do this to survive adapt
An aquatic vertebrate with paired fins, scales and gills Fishes
Worms with segmented bodies annelidas
A vertebrate that has dry, scaly skin, lungs and lays eggs reptile
Soft, flattened worms that have tissues and internal organ systems flatworm
Egg laying mammals are in this group monotremes
Warm blooded vertebrates with wings bats
Warm blooded vertebrates with wings, feathers and lay eggs Birds
This group includes insects, crabs, centipedes and spiders arthropods
Unsegmented worms that have pseudocoeloms and digestive systems with 2 openings (anus and mouth) roundworms
Humans are this genus and species homosapien
Animals that have no backbone or vertebral column invertebrates
A kangaroo is a ________ mammal marsupial
These animals are in the Phylum Porifera sponges
Soft bodies animals that usually have an internal or external shell mollusk

Taxonomy Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

centipede
worms
jellyfish
skeleton
exoskeleton
spiders
crustaceans
molluscs
insects
reptiles
amphibians
birds
mammals
fish
serrated
butterfly
invertebrate
wings
vertebrate
fur
species
genus
family
order
class
phylum
linnaeus
kingdom
taxonomy
secondaryonerock
classification

Vertebrates / Invertebrates Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Vertebrate
invertebrate
lungs
gills
feathers
fur
lay eggs
reptile
amphibian
mammal
fish
bird
frog
snake
starfish
insect
backbone
cold blooded
warm blooded
produce milk
wings
scales
breathe
humans

Classifying Organisms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

arthropods
worms
mollusks
fish
amphibians
birds
reptiles
mammals
invertebrates
vertebrates
species
class
kingdom
phylum
classify

Animal Adaptations Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

All living things have the ability to respond to _____________. stimuli
A __________ makes its own food. Autotroph
____________ and ______________ make up the scientific name. genusspecies
_______________ level of classification contains the smallest number of organisms. Species
About 97% of animals are ______________ they do not have a backbone invertebrate
_________________ animals have a body temp. that is controlled by their environment. ectothermic
__________________ have a body temp that is controlled internally. endothermic
Horns, antlers, and claws are structures for ______________ defense
When an animal looks like another animal or plant. mimicry
________________ is a response to an increase in a mammals body temp. sweating
A Canadian goose relocting in the winter is an example of this. migration
_____________________ is a response in which animals lose skin or fur. shedding
_____________________ is a response that allows water to evaporate from an animals mouth and lungs. panting
During ______________________ an animals body system use much less energy. hibernation
__________________ or physical adaptations are body parts that allow an animal to survive in its environment. Structural
______________________ adaptations are actions that allow an animal to survive in its environment behavioral

Animal Kingdom Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To move at regular times of the year from one region to another for food, mating, or warmer temperature. migrate
Having a body temperature that stays the same in both hot and cold weather. warm-blooded
Animals without backbones invertebrates
An animal on or in which a parasite lives host
Animals with backbones vertebrates
A body part that sticks out. appendage
Organs that allow fish to get oxygen. gills
Having a body temperature that changes with the temperature of the environment cold-blooded
An organism that lives on or in another organism parasite
An animal with a shell, jointed appendages, and a body divided into segments. arthropod
Animals that have hair on their bodies and give birth to live young. mammals
An organism that lives part of its life in water and part on land. amphibian

Classification Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

sunlight
competition
shelter
water
food
space
hibernate
extinction
prey
predator
environment
eggs
skin
scales
fur
feathers
ecology
adaptation
habitat
species
amphibian
reptile
fish
bird
mammal
plant
animal
vertebrate