Lab 9

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Lab 9
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2014-05-05 23:32:43
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Cetacea
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  1. Cetacea
    • Order within the Infraclass Eutheria
    • Whales, dolphins, porpoises
  2. Mysticeti
    • Suborders within the Order Cetacea
    • baleen whales
    • 1. No teeth
    • 2. baleen
  3. Balaenidae
    • Family with the Suborders Mysticeti
    • Right whales, bowhead whale
    • 1. Huge head
    • 2. Long baleen
    • 3. Mouth turned downward
    • 4. No grooves in throat
  4. Balaenopteridae
    • Family within the Suborders Mysticeti
    • Rorquals
    • 1. Straight mouth
    • 2. Short baleen
    • 3. Numerous ventral pleats in throat
  5. Eschrichtiidae
    • Family within the Suborders Mysticeti
    • Gray whales
    • No lab specimen
    • 1. 2 ventral pleats
  6. Odontoceti
    • Suborders within the Order Cetacea
    • Toothed whales
    • 1. No baleen
  7. Delphinidae
    • Family within the suborder Odontoceti
    • Dolphins, killer whale
    • 1. no boss on premaxilla
  8. Monodontidae
    • Family within the suborders Odontoceti
    • Beluga, narwhal
    • no lab specimen
    • 1. No boss on premaxilla
  9. Phoncoenidae
    • Family within the suborders Odontoceti
    • porpoises
    • 1. Snout without distinct beak
    • 2. Prominent boss on premaxilla
  10. Physeteridae
    • Family within the suborder Odontoceti
    • Sperm whale
    • No lab specimen
    • 1. Heads square in shape
    • (Monstro from Pinocchio)

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