16 – Nekton: Reflective Questions
Your essay answer should be clear and succinct, amounting to perhaps 3-5 sentences totaling 50 to 80 words; longer essays are strongly discouraged. It is recommended that you prepare your answer in a separate document from which you copy it into Canvas.
Question 1 5 pts
Explain the differences and/or similarities between cartilaginous and bony fish, citing specific examples within each group to illustrate each feature described.
A strong answer will make reference to several species of fish as examples that exemplify these two categories of fish, and describe critical features that distinguish or relate them.
Question 2 5 pts
Identify which type of cephalopod or fish matches each description of the physical characteristics, habitat, or lifestyle of a marine organism