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Leech

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Leeches are segmented worms that belong to the phylum Annelida and comprise the subclass ... Most leech species, however, are predatory, feeding primarily by swallowing other invertebrates. Almost 7...

The biology of Leeches. - NatureNorth.com

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Usually when I write these sorts of articles it's about one or a few specific species of animal or plant, but I'm not familiar enough with any one species of leech, ...

Leeches - BioKIDS - Kids' Inquiry of Diverse Species, - University of ...

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The smallest leeches grow no more than 5 mm, but some big species may get to be more than 25 cm long. Many leech species have one or more pairs of eyes ...

leech | annelid | Britannica.com

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Hirudinea any of about 650 species of segmented worms (phylum Annelida) characterized by a small sucker, which contains the mouth, at the anterior end of the ...

How to Identify and Remove the 4 Different Types of Leeches

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Mar 3, 2008 ... Discusses the four different types of leeches and how to remove them. ... a leech, it was most likely a terrestrial species of planarian that had no ...

Classification

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There's a broad estimate of 10-100 million living species on Earth. ... Lets first take a look at the leech using the classification system that some people may ...

Leeches Facts - Soft Schools

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Leeches are types of worms. Their closest relatives are earthworms. There are over 650 species of leeches. They differ in size, type of diet and habitat. Leeches  ...

Different Kinds of Leeches | Animals - mom.me

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Leeches are worms that prey on other animals, whether by eating them or sucking their blood. Throughout the world more than 650 leech species have been ...

All about Leeches - Center for Invertebrate Biology

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Mar 14, 2005 ... about leeches is that there is only one kind of leech. In fact ... 700 and 1000 species of leeches worldwide and they can be found in a variety.

Leech - New World Encyclopedia

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Apr 2, 2008 ... Some species of leech will nurture their young, providing food, transport, .... that all leeches and leech species studied do produce endogenous ...

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freshwater leech

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The Freshwater Leech, also known as "North American Leech" or the ... The Freshwater Leech is a parasite that feeds on the blood of fish, frogs, ... SPECIES  ...

Leeches - DesertUSA

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You may be surprised to discover, however, that you can find a respectable community of leeches, including blood sucking species, in locations such as our  ...

Leeches - Australian Museum

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May 3, 2016 ... Animal Species:Leeches. Leeches are annelids or segmented worms, and although closely related to the earthworms, are anatomically and ...