Adaptations of 10 Organisms


Monarch Butterfly
- Big Wings: Ability to fly
- Antennae: Ability to feel their surroundings and find food
- Elongated Body: More Aerodynamic

Jaguar
- Better Legs: Ability to run faster and catch prey
- Not Much Fur: Ability to keep cool in the rain forest
- Claws: Ability to catch and hold prey

Anaconda
- Brown Color: Ability to blend into dirt
- Muscular Body: Ability to constrict prey
- Jaw can Dislocate: Ability to eat bigger prey

Coconut Tree
- Thin Trunk: Ability to grow higher towards sun
- Thick Covering: Provide shade for coconuts (they will rot in the sun)
- Grow in Groups: Won't be overtaken and killed by a bigger plant or tree

Frilled Lizard
- Brown Color: Ability to blend into surroundings
- Pop-out neck: Ability to look bigger and scare predators
- Long Legs: Ability to run faster

Bengal Bamboo
- Thin stalks: Ability to grow higher towards sun
- Thin Leaves: Won't be weighed down by water since the stalks are not strong
- Grow in Groups: Won't be overtaken and killed by a bigger plant or tree

Leafbird
- Green Color: Ability to blend in with leaves
- Claws: Ability to wrap around and hold on to branches
- Beak: Ability to catch and eat prey (worms and insects)

Strangler Figs
- Lots of Roots: Ability to absorb more water
- Thin Trunks: Ability to grow higher towards the sun
- Big Leaves: Ability to catch more water and absorb it

Wood Ant
- Jaws: Ability to catch and eat prey
- Claws: Ability to hold on to prey while feeding
- Black Color: Ability to blend into surroundings (usually bark and dirt)

Laughing Kookaburra
- Long Beak: Ability to catch and eat prey (worms and insects)
- Brown Color: Ability to blend into surroundings
- Claws: Ability to wrap around and hold on to branches