Anatomy and Physiology of Animals/The Gut and Digestion

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The Digestive System in Mammals
In addition to oral structures, the principal parts of the digestive system are pharynx, esophagus, stomach, small intestines, and large intestines. The book ends with an integrative chapter, bringing together the themes running through the earlier sections. They are particularly well developed in herbivores where they have complex ridges that form broad grinding surfaces see diagram Beaks are much lighter than teeth and are an adaptation for flight. In mammals, the cecum varies considerably in size, depending on the animals diet.

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