Given here is representation of the extent of global diversity of vertebrates. What groups do the portions represent?
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Given here is representation of the extent of global diversity of vertebrates. What groups do the portions represent?

A

a - fishes, b - mammals, c - birds, d reptiles, e amphibians

B

a - fishes, b amphibians, c - mammals, d - birds, e reptiles

C

a - mammals, b - birds, c - fishes, d - amphibians, e reptiles

D

a - birds, b - reptiles, c fishes, d mammals, e amphibians

Answer

A) Fishes have the highest diversity among the vertebrates.
B) Birds constitute the second highest group after the fishes.
C) Reptiles rank third among the vertebrates in terms of diversity.
D) Amphibians come on the second last position.
E) Mammals comprise the last position in the extent of global diversity.
So, the correct answer is 'a - fishes, b - mammals, c - birds, d reptiles, e amphibians'.

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