Arthropod Virtual Dissection lab

Richie Scroggins 3/9/14 Mrs.Vu-PAP Bio-1

Arthropods

Their are many different types of arthropods. For example the grasshopper, an arachnid, or a crayfish and many more. Each have their own unique adaptations like venom or a hard chitin exoskeleton. Due to the fact that their many different types of arthropods their different habitats are all around the world.

Predators/Prey/Life Cycle

Different Arthropods have different predators. For example, A lizard will prey on a spider while a snake will eat a crayfish. The same goes for prey, a spider may prey on flies and the crayfish will prey on plants. The life cycle also depends on the arthropod.

Objectives

Arthropod dissection lab

The objectives of the arthropod lab were:

-Examine internal organs of a grasshopper and crayfish

-Examine external structure of a grasshopper and crayfish

-Be able to identify and label internal and external anatomy of a grasshopper and crayfish