Species Description

Use page 1 of your ESRP Guide! 

Taxonomy:

Here, you need to show how your species is classified.  Refer to the top of page 1 of your Research Guide.

 Kingdom 
 Phylum 
 Class 
 Order 
 Family 
 Genus 
 Species 

Next, explain here how did your species get its name?  Who named it? What does its scientific name mean in Greek/Latin?


How is your species closely related to other similar species?

 

Species Description:


Provide a detailed description your species.  Include the type of animal, color, size, shape, mass, and any other physical characteristics.


Are the males different than females? 


Are juveniles different than adults?  


Does their appearance change over time or during different seasons?


Provide several images (2-3) that show your species. Include captions and list the source of images used. You could also include a YouTube video that describes your species. It would count as one of the images!


Include  a caption for every image that you use. Put your caption in italics!




Information and Media Sources:

Adding the sources is part of your points. It is a required part of this page!

List the titles of websites where you found information AND where any media is linked from.  This goes at the bottom of every page. Extra credit is awarded if your sources are hyperlinked.