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  1. 1. Body Coverings of Animals
  2. 2. Body Coverings Body Coverings of Animals In order to adjust to the different kinds of environmental conditions of the habitat, animals have different types of body coverings.
  3. 3. Feathers Body Coverings of Animals The body of birds is primarily covered with feathers. Feathers keep them warm and protect them from moisture. Thus, they help in maintaining the body temperature. They also help birds in flying.
  4. 4. Feathers Body Coverings of Animals The body of birds is primarily covered with feathers. Feathers keep them warm and protect them from moisture. Thus, they help in maintaining the body temperature. They also help birds in flying.
  5. 5. Feathers Body Coverings of Animals The body of birds is primarily covered with feathers. Feathers keep them warm and protect them from moisture. Thus, they help in maintaining the body temperature. They also help birds in flying.
  6. 6. Fur Body Coverings of Animals Another type of body covering is fur. Animals like yak, bear and sheep have fur on their body. It helps to keep the animal warm by protecting it against rain and cold.
  7. 7. Fur Body Coverings of Animals Another type of body covering is fur. Animals like yak, bear and sheep have fur on their body. It helps to keep the animal warm by protecting it against rain and cold.
  8. 8. Fur Body Coverings of Animals Another type of body covering is fur. Animals like yak, bear and sheep have fur on their body. It helps to keep the animal warm by protecting it against rain and cold.
  9. 9. Scales Body Coverings of Animals Animals like snake, lizard and some fish have a layer of dry and overlapping scales. These scales protect the underneath skin and also prevent loss of water in some animals
  10. 10. Scales Body Coverings of Animals Animals like snake, lizard and some fish have a layer of dry and overlapping scales. These scales protect the underneath skin and also prevent loss of water in some animals
  11. 11. Scales Body Coverings of Animals Animals like snake, lizard and some fish have a layer of dry and overlapping scales. These scales protect the underneath skin and also prevent loss of water in some animals
  12. 12. Shell Body Coverings of Animals Another commonly found body covering is shell. It is very hard and strong. Shells can be seen in land and ocean animals like turtle, tortoise and snail. These animals draw their head and feet into the shell and hide to protect themselves from their enemies.
  13. 13. Shell Body Coverings of Animals Another commonly found body covering is shell. It is very hard and strong. Shells can be seen in land and ocean animals like turtle, tortoise and snail. These animals draw their head and feet into the shell and hide to protect themselves from their enemies.
  14. 14. Shell Body Coverings of Animals Another commonly found body covering is shell. It is very hard and strong. Shells can be seen in land and ocean animals like turtle, tortoise and snail. These animals draw their head and feet into the shell and hide to protect themselves from their enemies.
  15. 15. This presentation is a result of my experiences while I was helping out my son with his school assignments and project work. I am happy to share this with other students and their parents. Hope you find this informative and useful. Thank you. - Prashant Mahajan - All pictures belong to their original authors, photographers.