An endotherm is an organism that gets its body heat from the energy of its own metabolic process. Endotherms have the ability to maintain a stable body temperature even though they are in environments that are not warm.  Birds and mammals are all endothermic organisms along with some reptiles, fishes, and insects. The picture above is of a duck, ducks are mammals and because all mammals are endothermic organisms so is a duck.


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