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Definition of the noun Acoela
What does Acoela mean as a name of something?
Acoela is an order of Xenacoelomorpha.
Acoela is an order of Turbellaria, described by Uljanin in 1870.
- synonym: order Acoela
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Platyhelminthes
- class: Turbellaria
- family Actinoposthiidae
- family Anaperidae
- family Anthroposthiidae
- family Antigonariidae
- family Antroposthiidae
- family Aphanostomidae
- family Childiidae
- family Convolutidae
- family Dakuidae
- family Diopisthoporidae
- family Ectocotylidae
- family Hallangiidae
- family Haploposthiidae
- family Hofsteniidae
- family Isodiametridae
- family Mecynostomidae
- family Myostomellidae
- family Nadinidae
- family Nemertodermidae
- family Otocelidae
- family Otocelididae
- family Paratomellidae
- family Polycanthiidae
- family Proporidae
- family Sagittiferidae
- family Solenofilomorphidae
- family Taurididae
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by CTI Reviews
Acoela: Acoela is an order of animals treated either as a group of flatworms or as one of the two classes ofthephylum Acoelomorpha ...
Biology of Invertebrates (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Acoela: Acoela is an order of animals treated either as a group of flatworms or as one of the two classes of the phylum Acoelomorpha, containing the majority of that phylum's species. It contains about 20 families. As the most primitive bilateral ...
Animal Evolution (2012)
Interrelationships of the Living Phyla by Claus Nielsen
18 Phylum Acoela The Acoela is a small phylum ACOELOMORPHA • 17 65.
by CTI Reviews
CHAPTER HIGHLIGHTS: KEY TERMS, PEOPLE, PLACES, CONCEPTS Acoela Acoela is an order of animals treated either as a group of flatworms or as one of the two classes of the phylum Acoelomorpha, containing the majority of that ...
The Light and Smith Manual (2007)
Intertidal Invertebrates from Central California to Oregon by Sol Felty Light, James T. Carlton
Acoela MATTHEW D. HOOGE (Plate 82) The Acoela is a group of small, acoelomate, hermaphroditic marine worms. Some acoels live in the plankton or on algae and other substrates in intertidal pools, but most species live in the water-filled ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2003)
by Michael Allaby
Acoela 1. (class *Turbellaria, subclass *Archoophora) An order ofplatyhelminth worms (*Platyhelminthes) that have no gut cavity or pharynx. 2. (class * Gastropoda, subclass *Opisthobranchia) An order of molluscs that possess no shell, ...
by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines
Polychoerus carmelensis (Acoela, ...
by Hanneke(J.)G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers
Acoela order of the class →Turbellaria (phylum → Platyhelminthes ...
From Genome to Environment
Among triploblasts, a group of flatworms lacking a gut are referred to as acoelomate flatworms (Acoela, Figure 1). These animals are no longer considered to be true flatworms (the phylum Platyhelminthes) but rather are viewed as basal ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
Acoela A class of soft-bodied, ...
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
ACOELA. An order of free-living flatworms in which the alimentary tract is without a cavity. ACOELOMATA. Animals without a coelom. The term is applied especially to the flatworms, nemertine worms, and roundworms; these animals have ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
Acoela Invertebrate Zoology, an order of small (less than 2 mm), primitive marine flatworms, in the class Turbellaria, lacking a digestive tract. Acoelea Invertebrate Zoology, an order of gastropod mollusks, commonly called sea slugs, subclass ...
by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
Prostatoid male apparatus occurring in the wall of the common antrum in some freshwater and land triclads and some Acoela, thought to act as stimulators in copulation.
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Scrabble value of A1C3O1E1L1A1
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