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1 General Animal Classification

2 Phylum Porifera Tube Sponge

3 Phylum Ctenophora Comb Jelly Not a true jelly fish

4 Phylum Cnidaria

5 Sea anemone -Class Anthozoa Flower of the Sea -Range from a half inch to 6 ft across! -More than 1000 species. Phylum Cnidaria

6 Class Scyphozoa From the Greek, referring to a drinking cup…shape of the jelly most common stinging jellyfish in our area typically 4 to 6 inches in diameter Sea Nettle, Chrysaora quinquecirrha Phylum Cnidaria

7 Portuguese man of war, Physalia physalis Class Hydrozoa -colony of many individual animals -named after a 16 th century sailing ship Phylum Cnidaria

8 Phylum Platyhelminthes Planarian Free-living, Flatworm

9 Tapeworm Phylum Platyhelminthes Parasitic

10 Turbellaria Phylum Platyhelminthes Free-living, marine Flatworm

11 Phylum Nematoda Pin worms

12 Phylum Nematoda Heart worms

13 Apple Snail Invasive snail from the Amazon becoming a big problem in Mobile Class Gastropoda Phylum Molluska

14 Orangefoot PimpleBack Mussel Phylum Molluska

15 Oyster Phylum Molluska

16 Octopus Phylum Molluska

17 Giant Squid Phylum Molluska

18 Phylum Annelida Earthworm

19 Medicinal Leech, Hirudo medicinalis Phylum Annelida 5/471.full Journal article, citing how the bacteria in the gut of the leech may cause infections when using leech therapy following Replantation of severed digits

20 Phylum Arthropoda Cylinder Millipede

21 Yellow Garden Spider Class Arachinda Phylum Arthropoda

22 Brown Recluse, Class Arachinda Phylum Arthropoda

23 Black Widow, Class Arachinda Phylum Arthropoda

24 Tick Class Arachinda Phylum Arthropoda

25 Blue Crab, Class Crustacea Phylum Arthropoda

26 Brown Shrimp Class Crustacea Phylum Arthropoda

27 Chattahoochee Crayfish Phylum Arthropoda

28 Calico Pennant Dragonfly, Class Insecta Phylum Arthropoda

29 Phylum Echinodermata Sunflower Sea Star

30 Sand dollar Phylum Echinodermata

31 Phylum Chordata

32 Bull Shark, Cartilaginous Fish Travels far up warm rivers (the Mississippi, the Alabama)!!!… Viviparous, with a yolksac-placenta. Maximum about 11 ft. (females); males reach about 10 ft One of the three most dangerous species Phylum Chordata

33 Black Crappie Fishes of Alabama and the Mobile Basin. Phylum Chordata Bony Fish, Class Osteichthyes

34 Bluegill Sunfish (Bream), Phylum Chordata Bony Fish, Class Osteichthyes

35 Largemouth Bass Phylum Chordata Bony Fish, Class Osteichthyes

36 Blue Catfish State record 111 lbs, in Wheeler Lake, Widespread and occasionally abundant in the Mobile basin and Tennessee River Bony Fish, Class Osteichthyes Phylum Chordata

37 Alligator Gar 5.9 to 9.8 ft 151-pound+, record, Tensaw River. Phylum Chordata Bony Fish, Class Osteichthyes

38 Hellbender Salamader, Cryptobranchus alleganiensis Largest salamander in US. Found in Elk, Flint and Paint Rock rivers among other Creeks and rivers in N. AL Phylum Chordata Class Amphibia

39 Fowlers Toad, Bufo fowleri. Common statewide in a variety of habitats, including disturbed areas. Alabamas most commonly encountered and widely distributed toad; often seen on roads. Class Amphibia Phylum Chordata

40 Coral snake south Alabama only red on yellow, kill a fellow Class Reptilia Compare to Scarlet Kingsnake – red on black, venom lack Phylum Chordata

41 Water moccasin Class Reptilia Phylum Chordata

42 Copperhead Phylum Chordata Class Reptilia

43 (E) Alabama Red-belly Turtle, Pseudemys alabamensis Phylum Chordata Class Reptilia

44 American Alligator, Alligator mississippiensis one of the largest reptiles in the world You can't see an alligator's teeth when it's mouth is closed… 4-chambered heart Phylum Chordata

45 Red Tailed Hawk Phylum Chordata Class Aves

46 Bald Eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus Phylum Chordata Class Aves

47 Canada Goose, Branta canadensis Fairly common in winter, spring, and fall in Inland Coastal Plain Phylum Chordata Class Aves

48 Wild Turkey Phylum Chordata Class Aves

49 Virginia Opossum, Didelphis virginiana Phylum Chordata Class Mammalia Order Marsupialia

50 Beaver, Castor canadensis Largest rodent found in North America Lips, nose, & ears can seal so that it can stay underwater for up to 15 minutes Phylum Chordata Class Mammalia Order Rodentia

51 Coyote, Canis latrans Phylum Chordata Class Mammalia Order Carnivora

52 Bobcat, Felis rufus Class Mammalia Order Carnivora Phylum Chordata

53 Nine Banded Armadillo Class Mammalia Order Xenartha Phylum Chordata

54 Eastern Cottontail, Sylviagus floridanus Class Mammalia Order Lagomorpha Phylum Chordata

55 Proboscis bat, Rhynchonycteris naso Class Mammalia Order Chiroptera Phylum Chordata

56 African Elephant, Loxodonta africana Class Mammalia Order Proboscidea Phylum Chordata

57 Feral Swine, Sus scrofa Class Mammalia Order Artiodactyla Phylum Chordata

58 White Tailed Deer, Odocoileus virginianus Phylum Chordata Class Mammalia Order Artiodactyla









67 Phylum Chordata –Class Chondrichthyes –Class Osteichthyes –Class Amphibia –Class Reptilia –Class Aves –Class Mammalia

68 Class Mammalia Order MonotremataOrder Cetacea Order MarsupialiaOrder Lagomorpha Order EndentataOrder Sirena Order Chiroptera Order Proboscidea Order Insectivora Order Artiodactlya Order Rodentia Order Perissodactlya Order CarnivoraOrder Primate

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