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Definition of the noun Acoela
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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 Anthroposthiidae
- family Antigonariidae
- family Antroposthidae
- family Antroposthiidae
- family Aphanostomidae
- family Convolutidae
- family Dakuidae
- family Diopisthoporidae
- family Ectocotylidae
- family Hallangidae
- family Hallangiidae
- family Hofsteniidae
- family Isodiametridae
- family Mecynostomidae
- family Nadinidae
- family Nemertodermidae
- family Otocelidae
- family Otocelididae
- family Paratomellidae
- family Proporidae
- family Solenofilomorphidae
- family Taurididae
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Animal Evolution (2012)
Interrelationships of the Living Phyla by Claus Nielsen
18 Phylum Acoela The Acoela is a small ...
The Light and Smith Manual (2007)
Intertidal Invertebrates from Central California to Oregon by Sol Felty Light
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 (2014)
by Michael Allaby
Acoela 1. (class *Turbellaria, subclass *Archoophora) An order of platyhelminth worms (*Platyhelminthes) that have no gut cavity or pharynx. 2. (class * Gastropoda, subclass *Opisthobranchia) An order of molluscs that possess no shell, ...
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 ...
by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines
The Acoela and the small Rhabditophora occur in all marine habitats and may be the dominant micrometazoans in marine algae or tide- pools. The larger rhabditophoran Polycladida are mainly found under boulders and among sedentary ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
Acoela A class of soft-bodied, ...
Chandler's Encyclopedia (1898)
An Epitome of Universal Knowledge ... by William Henry Chandler
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 ...
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This fact, as well as the disappearance of a nervous and excretory system, reduces the Acoela to the lowest position not only among the Turbellaria, but among the whole group of the Vermes. Excretory System. — The excretory system of the ...
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 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.
by Sir Edwin Ray Lankester
This fact, as well as the disappearance of a nervous and excretory system, reduces the Acoela to the lowest position not only among the Turbellaria, but among the whole group of the Vermes. Excretory System.—The excretory system of the ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3O1E1L1A1
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