What is an adaptation for flying called?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

What is an adaptation for flying called?
 
(a) Arboreal
 
(b) Volant
 
(c) Desert
 
(d) Aquatic
 
This question was addressed to me in quiz.
 
Origin of the question is Organisms and Populations in section Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct choice is (b) Volant
 
For explanation I would say: The adaptation for flying or gliding is called volant adaptation. These animals have lighter bodies as compared to other species. These organisms have wings with feathers, hollow spongy bones along with larger hearts.