What are the Four Basic Types of Tissue in Animals
Classification of Animal tissue :
There are Four types in animal tissue.They are
- Epithelial tissue
- Nervous Tissue
- Muscular Tissue
- Connective Tissue
1. Epithelial tissue :
Epithelial tissue is a simplest as a protective covering.
2. Nervous Tissue :
The nervous tissue, which contains densely packed nerve cells, called neurons (Gk. neuro = nerve), is present in the brain, spinal cord and sense organs.
3. Muscular Tissue :
Locomotion and movements are due to muscular tissues contain highly contractile muscle cells.
4. Connective Tissue :
Connectvie tissues of animals serve the functions of binding and joining one tissue to another (i.e. connecting bones to each other, muscles to bones etc.).