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Unformatted text preview: (lof-uh-for) In some lophotrochozoan animals, including brachiopods, a crown of ciliated tentacles that surround the mouth and function in feeding. Lophotrochozoan Member of a group of animal phyla identified as a clade by molecular evidence. Lophotrochozoans include organisms that have lophophores or trochophore larvae. Mesoderm (mez-o-derm) The middle primary germ layer in an animal embryo; develops into the notochord,...
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