Animal phyla - 6. Annelida (segmented worms, including...

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Animal Phylums: The largest and most commonly studied phyla of animals are: 1. Porifera (sponges) 2. Cnidaria (jellyfish, hydras, sea anemones, Portuguese man-of-wars, and corals) 3. Platyhelminthes (flatworms, including planaria, flukes, and tapeworms) 4. Nematoda (roundworms, including rotifers and nematodes) 5. Mollusca (mollusks, including bivalves, snails and slugs, and octopuses and squids)
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Unformatted text preview: 6. Annelida (segmented worms, including earthworms, leeches, and marine worms) 7. Echinodermata (including sea stars, sea cucumbers, sand dollars, and sea urchins) 8. Arthropods (including arachnids, crustaceans, millipedes, centipedes, and insects) 9. Chordata (animals with nerve chords - this group includes the vertebrates)...
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This note was uploaded on 05/10/2009 for the course BIOLOGY 21909 taught by Professor Jefffeaster during the Spring '09 term at Fullerton College.

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