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Definition of the noun platyhelminthes
What does platyhelminthes mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Platyhelminthes: phylum Platyhelminthes
- more generic word: phylum = the major taxonomic group of animals and plants
- member of: animal kingdom / Animalia / kingdom Animalia = taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
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by Hans-Jurg Marthy
Platyhelminthes is a monophyletic group since all the species studied clearly branch together, 2) Platyhelminthes is the true sister group ...
Life in the Chesapeake Bay (2006)
by Alice Jane Lippson, Robert L. Lippson
Platyhelminthes is a very primitive group and includes parasitic tape worms and flukes as well as the free-living ...
by Laboratory and Field Text Invertebrate Zoology
Q The phylum Platyhelminthes is the lowest of the truly bilateral phyla or “ Bilateria.” Two of the three classes, the Trematoda or flukes and the Cestoda or tapeworms, are parasitic and will not be discussed in this manual. The third class, the ...
Life along the Inner Coast (2009)
A Naturalist's Guide to the Sounds, Inlets, Rivers, and Intracoastal Waterway from Norfolk to Key West by Robert L. Lippson, Alice Jane Lippson
Platyhelminthes is a very primitive group of worms that includes parasitic tapeworms and flukes as well as the free-living turbellaria. Turbellarian flatworms are common but are often overlooked in Inner Coast waters. Most are very small and ...
The Diversity and Ecology of Animal Parasites by Albert O. Bush
Phylogenetic relationships The Platyhelminthes is a diverse group ot organisms showing great diversity in anatomy, life history, size, and habitat. The group includes free-living, commensal, mutualistic, and parasitic species.
(Second Edition) by Robert Poulin
The most parsimonious reconstruction of the evolution of parasitism in the phylum Platyhelminthes is that the lineage that gave rise to digeneans and cestodes first became parasitic on vertebrates (Littlewood et al. 1999a). Subsequently ...
Genetics Classical To Modern (2007)
by P. K. Gupta
Assertion: Platyhelminthes is the group of exclusively parasitic animals. Reason: They always occur in the gut of the host. 10. Assertion: Annelida animals have true coelom and metameric segmentation. Reason: Setae and parapodia help in ...
Medical Meanings (2003)
A Glossary of Word Origins by William S. Haubrich
Platyhelminthes is a phylum of flatworms (platy- + Greek helmins, “worm”). Several of these, such as certain flukes (see trematode) and tapeworms (see cestode), are parasitic to man. platysma is the name given to a thin, flat muscle that lies ...
The Light and Smith Manual (2007)
Intertidal Invertebrates from Central California to Oregon by Sol Felty Light
Platyhelminthes. (Plates 79-85) marginal eyes nuchal tentacles cerebral eyes pharynx tentacular eyes marginal. The Platyhelminthes is the lowest of the truly bilateral phyla and include a wide variety of both parasitic and free-living species.
World Atlas of Coral Reefs (2001)
by Mark Spalding, Corinna Ravilious, Edmund Peter Green
Flatworms (Platyhelminthes) The phylum Platyhelminthes is a large group of small, elongated animals with highly flattened bodies. Many species are parasitic , however there is one highly active carnivorous group, the polyclad flatworms ...
by Phillip E. Pack, Ph.D.
Platyhelminthes is a bilateral animal without a ...
by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck
Insecta 6 Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus Adults Acanthocephala 8 Diplozoon paradoxum Adults Monogenea, Platyhelminthes 8 Davainea proglottina Adults Cestodes, Platyhelminthes 8-12 Gyrodactylus elegans Adults Monogenea, ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
full Platyhelminthes Introduction to the flatworms. http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/ platyhelminthes/platyhelminthes.html Plethodon cylindraceus Description of the white-spotted ...
edu/platyhelminthes/ platyhelminthes.html – University of CaliforniaBerkeley.http://www.tolweb.org/ Platyhelminthes–TreeofLifeWebProject. Gastrotricha D L Strayer, Cary Institute of Ecosystem ...
Ctenophora Porifera Cnidaria Acoelomorpha Other lophotrochozoans Other ecdysozoans Echinodermata Chordata Hemichordata Nematoda Urochordata Echinodermata Nematoda Acoelomorpha Platyhelminthes Arthropoda ...
A Dictionary of Science (2017)
by Jonathan Law
Platyhelminthes. In traditional classifications, a phylum of invertebrates comprising the flatworms, characterized by a flattened unsegmented body. The simple nervous system shows some concentration of cells at the head end. The mouth ...
by Paul A. Rees
Platyhelminthes. A PHYLUM of animals. The platyhelminths are freeliving and parasitic flatworms. They includemanyeconomicallyimportantparasitessuchas tapeworms and liver flukes. Theyarecharacteristicallyflatandrelativelyfeatureless in ...
The Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)
A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke
Phylum Platyhelminthes ...
A Dictionary of Ecology (2010)
by Michael Allaby
Externally they resemble *Platyhelminthes (flatworms) but are generally larger and more elongated. Unlike Platyhelminthes they have a mouth and anus, which allows ingestion and egestion to occur simultaneously. Adults are ciliated (see ...
A Dictionary of Biology (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin, Robert Hine
flame cells Ciliated cells that form part of the excretory and osmoregulatory system of flatworms (see platyhelminthes), rotifers, and nemertine worms. This system, known as a protonephridium ...
by Rod Preston-Mafham, Ken Preston-Mafham
PLATYHELMINTHES CRUSTACEA Woodlice, crabs Platyhelminthes ...
by Hanneke(J.)G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers
Examples are the phyla →Platyhelminthes and →Nemertea. acoustic release device used for recovering anchored instruments.
Dictionary of Zoology (1999)
by Sudhir Pradhan
Platyhelminthes, Rotifera, and some Annelida). FLARE Redness which spreads out from ...
by Robert Hine, Daintith
Platyhelminthes, Ro- tifera, and some Annelida). The beating of the ...
by Elizabeth Owen, Eve Daintith
Platyhelminthes and plates moving down beneath others create ocean trenches. Plate movements re- sult in earthquakes, volcanic activity, faulting, and mountain building. See continental drift. Platyhelminthes (flatworms) A phylum of primitive ...
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Scrabble value of P3L1A1T1Y4H4E1L1M3I1N1T1H4E1S1
The value of this 15-letter word is 28 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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