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Subphylum

subphylum

In biologic classification, a division between phylum and class.


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Distinguishing characteristic

What are the distinguishing characteristics of subphylum Crustacea and Hexapoda? If you have a list of many different subphylum that would be great.

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by smabry14
Mon Apr 19, 2010 6:36 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Distinguishing characteristic
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Views: 2337

Re: whales

... PHYLUM - which is an altogether different kettle of fish (ha ha!). Actually whales are not only in the same Phylum (Chordata), but also the same Subphylum (Vertebrata)... If the whales descend from a land animal (as Babinski says) like Pakicetus , you can begin to see the difficulties... Imagine ...

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by Chroma
Sun Nov 22, 2009 8:10 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: whales
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Views: 18081

Alpha Taxonomy

... crustacea, implying that crustacea is a class. Wikipedia states that the shrimp belongs in the class malocostraca. It says that crustacea is a subphylum and not an class. These two sources of information seem to be contradicting each other. The book also states the grey wolf as being Canis ...

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by Condraz23
Sat Jul 15, 2006 3:27 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Alpha Taxonomy
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Views: 1967

"Twenty questions"-biology game

Is it a member of the subphylum vertebra? yes

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by mmiaosmiling
Sun Mar 26, 2006 5:53 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Twenty questions"-biology game
Replies: 771
Views: 346153

"Twenty questions"-biology game

If it's a fish then it is a chordate. Is it a member of the subphylum vertebra? Is it a non-vertebrate chordate?

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by alextemplet
Sat Mar 25, 2006 4:24 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Twenty questions"-biology game
Replies: 771
Views: 346153
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