In biology, a phylum is a taxonomic rank below kingdom and above class.
Traditionally, in ... unrelated do organisms need to be to be members of different
phyla? ... plan" of the phylum without...
echinodermata ... Spiny skin is a characteristic of members of this phylum? Spiny
skin is ... What is a characteristic or member of the ascomycota fungal phylum?
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the phylum Echinodermata, characterized by a hard, spiny covering or skin. ...
any member of an extinct class (Blastoidea) of echinoderms, animals ... genus of
extinct crinoids, or sea lilies, especially characteristic as fossil...
The phylum Echinodermata , which contains about 6000 species, gets its name
from ... Many echinoderms actually do have "spiny" skin, but others do not. ...
There are several well known members of this group, like sea stars and sea
Phylum Echinodermata is the phylum most closely related to phylum Chordata,
our own phylum. The 6,000 ... Another hallmark of the echinoderms are hard,
spiny skin. ... Click below to see the distinguishing characteristics of these
Dec 14, 2015 ... ... sea cucumber) - marine biology (characteristics, ecology and range, ... the
phylum Echinodermata (the Latin name means "spiny-skinned").
The main characteristic that separates invertebrates from other organisms is the
absence of the spinal column and ... Respiration is through skin. ... Members of
this phylum are commonly known as sponges. .... These animals have an
endoskeleton of calcareous ossicles, and hence the name echinodermata (spiny
Dec 26, 2012 ... Echinoderms are members of the phylum Echinodermata, from the Greek words
for “spiny skin.” This group of marine animals lives only in salt ...
Echinoderms are invertebrates that have pentaradial symmetry, a spiny skin, a
water ... Describe the characteristics of echinodermata ... Sea cucumbers are a
member of the phylum Echinodermata which are found on the sea floor
Feb 23, 2012 ... Outline the characteristics and classification of chordates. ... Members of the
phylum include sea stars (starfish), sand dollars, and feather stars, all shown in
Figure below. ... Echinoderms are named for their “spiny skin.