Estonian Vertebrates - title In Estonian

These educational web pages have been composed in the Science Didactics Department, University of Tartu, Estonia.

The Vertebrates form a part of Animal Kingdom. There are about 40 thousand species of Vertebrates in the world. 484 of them have been found in Estonia. They can be divided into 5 major groups: Fishes, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals.

 Fishes  Amphibians  Reptiles  Birds  Mammals
 What are the Web pages "Estonian Vertebrates" for?
  Getting overview of Estonian Vertebrates by texts, pictures and sounds.
Introducing the distinctive features of appearance, distribution, feeding, reproduction and development of the most common species of Estonian Vertebrates.
Having a database of systematic, endangerment and protection of Estonian Vertebrates.
Providing educational tasks for studying Estonian Vertebrates.
 Whom "are the Web pages "Estonian Vertebrates" for?

Basic and secondary school students looking for additional materials.


All the people interested in Estonian nature.
 How "to use the Web pages Estonian Vertebrates?
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Last modified:  20.04.2011