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Arthropoda

Arthropoda

(Science: zoology) a large division of articulata, embracing all those that have jointed legs. It includes insects, arachnida, Pychnogonida, and crustacea. Arthropodal.

Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Joint _ -poda.


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Book recommendation for exam

... modes of life in polychaetes; general features and life history of nereis (Neanthes), earthworm (Pheretima) and leach (Hirudinaria). 9. Arthropoda : Larval forms and parasitism in Crustacea; vision and respiration in arthropods (prawn, cockroach and scorpion); modification of mouth parts ...

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by bertstare
Sun Oct 21, 2012 2:19 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Book recommendation for exam
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

Gavin Organisms such as Trilobites of the Phylum Arthropoda, have articulated body plans, intricate nervous systems and compound eyes. They first appear fully formed at the beginning of the Cambrian strata along with many other phyla of equal complexity. ...

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by scottie
Tue Nov 01, 2011 12:22 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Need identification of possible collembolan species

COLLEMBOLA (SPRINGTAILS) (ARTHROPODA: HEXAPODA: ENTOGNATHA) FOUND IN SCRAPINGS FROM INDIVIDUALS DIAGNOSED WITH DELUSORY PARASITOSIS Deborah Z. Altschuler,a Michael Crutcher, MD, MPH, FACPM,b Neculai Dulceanu, DVM, PhD (deceased),c Beth ...

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by tommyjackets
Thu Jun 02, 2011 4:25 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Need identification of possible collembolan species
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Segmentation in different Phyla

There has been discussion over whether segmentation was evolved independently in the phyla Arthropoda, Annelida and Chordata. Does anyone know any reasons behind why this hypothesis has come about due to body structure? Is it different functions of the segmentation or ...

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by smithy2192
Wed Aug 11, 2010 9:44 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Segmentation in different Phyla
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Tiny carnivorous water creature?

Could it be this? http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/arthropoda/crustacea/maxillopoda/branchiura.html

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by Darby
Sat Mar 06, 2010 2:03 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Tiny carnivorous water creature?
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