Animal Dentition Sources
Last update: June 2011 by Mick Draper
Crocodilian Species List Click on the link for a species to find some information on dentition in the Appearance section. Written & designed by Adam Britton.
Skull Differences in Various Species (of snakes). Includes images of four types of dentition. By Séan Thomas & Eugene Griessel - Dec 1999.
Mammals (Mammals have permanent teeth)
General Mammalian Teeth Sites
Introduction to Teeth Includes Gallery of Incisors By David M. Armstrong, University of Colorado at Boulder.
Australian Marsupials Includes info and graphics for bandicoots, kangaroos, dasyurids, koala, possums, marsupial moles, wombats, & pygmy glider. From The University of Edinburgh.
Koala Teeth Has photos of the teeth. From Davidson College
Mammals: Placental Orders and Dentition
Merck Veterinary Manual Type dentition into the search box to find images of mammalian teeth.
The Dental Formula for Humans and Different Domesticated Species
La dentition Dogs and cats From animal-services.com This site is in French but has graphics.
Dentition of Pets This site gives the dental formula for dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, rats, mice, hampsters, and gerbils. From BBC.
Order Carnivora Includes dogs, bears, weasles, cats etc
Order Carnivora Starts off with Pinnipeds but more links at the bottom of the screen. From Uni of Edinburgh Natural History Collections
What about ferrets' teeth? Includes the dental formula. From Ferret Natural History FAQ
Equine dentition By Al Cirelli Uni of Nevada School of Veterinary Medicine.
Dental Anatomy of Llamas Includes good images. From Colorado State University
Dentition - Teeth
Books in Barr Smith Library that will help with animal dentition
Mick Draper Research Librarian for Dentistry.
- Gorrel, Cecilia. Veterinary dentistry for the general practitioner. New York : Saunders, 2004
- Hyett, Jack. Australian mammals : a field guide for New South Wales, South Australia, Victoria and Tasmania. West Melbourne, Vic. : Nelson, 1980.
- Macdonald, David. (ed) The new encyclopedia of mammals. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2001.
- Nowak, Ronald M. Walker's Mammals of the world. 6th ed Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999
- Searfoss, Glenn. Skulls and bones : a guide to the skeletal structures and behavior of North American mammals. Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, c1995
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The University of Adelaide Library Anatomical Sciences web site
The University of Adelaide Library Dentistry web site