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Monotreme

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Monotremes are mammals that lay eggs (Prototheria) instead of giving birth to live young like .... The precise relationships between extinct groups of mammals and modern groups, such as monotremes, ...

Egg-laying Mammals :: Saint Louis Zoo

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Mammals That Lay Eggs? This animal may have sharp spines, but it isn't a porcupine! It's one of two types of primitive egg-laying mammals, or monotremes.

Egg Laying Mammals

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The duck-billed platypus and the spiny anteater are mammals that lay eggs rather than give live birth. The platypus has a bill like a duck, fur like a mammal and ...

What mammals lay eggs? - Fun Trivia

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Jul 18, 2002 ... All mammals that lay eggs are placed in the group (Order) called Monotremata. The members of this Order (monotremes) are found only in ...

Extreme Monotremes: Why Do Egg-Laying Mammals Still Exist ...

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Only two kinds of egg-laying mammals are left on the planet today—the ... in terms of species numbers, are more successful than any mammal group,” Phillips  ...

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Apr 20, 2014 ... Typically only reptiles, birds, and amphibians lay eggs... but is it possible for a mammal to lay eggs too? We're putting out new episodes ...

The group of mammals that lay eggs are called - Answers.com

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Monotremes. There are only three kinds: the platypus and the short-beaked echidna, both native to Australia, and the long-beaked echidna, native to ...

Egg-laying Mammals Answer - Zephyrus

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Answer: All mammals that lay eggs are placed in the group (Order) called Monotremata. The members of this Order (monotremes) are found only in Australia, ...

Classification of Living Things: Mammal Subclasses and Infraclasses

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Mammal Subclasses and Infraclasses ... lay eggs like most non-mammalian vertebrates. ... There are only three surviving rare species groups of Prototheria.

How can platypuses be mammals when they lay eggs?

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Sep 20, 2014 ... ANSWER: Believe it or not, platypuses are not the only mammals that lay eggs. Mammals that lay eggs are called monotremes and include ...

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Which Mammal lays Eggs? | Pitara Kids Network

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Mammals are creatures who give birth to their young ones as opposed to other animals who ... feature in the platypus is that although it is a mammal, it lays eggs ! ... like kangaroos, make up the most primitive group of living mammals on earth.

Introduction to the Monotremata

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Monotremes are not a very diverse group today, and there has not been much ... are very primitive for mammals because, like reptiles and birds, they lay eggs ...

Mammals That Lay Eggs | Echidnas Facts | DK Find Out

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Monotremes lay soft-shelled eggs. Once an egg hatches, the baby feeds on milk produced by its mother. Monotremes are one of the oldest groups of mammals ...