Animalia is a Kingdom which includes multicellular, eukaryotic heterotrophs. Members of this Kingdom are commonly referred to as Animals.

Characteristic FeaturesEdit

  • Cells are Eukaryotic
  • Cell Wall is not present
  • Heterotrophic - must consume other organisms to survive
  • Multicellular

Further ClassificationEdit

  • Sub-Kingdom: Eumetazoa
    • All Animals besides Sponges, Placozoa and extinct animals.


  • Animalia is the largest kingdom.