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  1. 1. Platypus By: Melody
  2. 2. Animal Kingdom The Platypuses animal kingdom is Mammal. Plant kingdom Fungi Animal kingdom Protists Bacteria Archaea
  3. 3. Weight and length You weigh 700g to 2.3 grams. And your length is 5 inches and for you head and your body it is 15 inches.
  4. 4. Color The Platypuses tail color is a light brown and its body and bill are dark brown. Operation Platypus
  5. 5. Body Covering They are covered in muzzle, leathery skin,and fur. May I include that my fur is very soft.
  6. 6. How it breathes The Platypus breathes by its nostrils in its nose.
  7. 7. Born Alive or in Eggs I lay eggs,and I am also one of five mammals that lay eggs.
  8. 8. How many Babies The the Platypus can lay up to 1.2 eggs each year.
  9. 9. What are young Platypuses called? The young Platypus are called muggles.
  10. 10. How they travel The Platypus travels by digging their nails in the dirt.
  11. 11. Where do they live The Platypus lives in eastern and southern parts of Australia. I have to be warm but I also have to have shade to cool down.
  12. 12. Migrate or Hibernate The Platypus goes under water and hibernates. It’s warmer under water.
  13. 13. Platypuses swim
  14. 14. Herbivore, Carnivore, or Omnivore The Platypuses diet is a carnivore.
  15. 15. How do they Protect themselves The Platypuses protect themselves by digging holes with sharp claws.
  16. 16. Endangered The Platypus is endangered because of a fungal infection. Help Me!
  17. 17. Additional Data The Platypus was born during the triassic period. The Platypus is one of the unique animals. The Platypus are one of five mammals that lay eggs.