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An arthropod is an invertebrate animal having an exoskeleton (external skeleton) , a segmented body, and jointed appendages (paired appendages). Arthropods ...

What is an arthropod? - Understanding Evolution


We're going to take a closer look at this amazing group of animals called arthropods. You are familiar with a wide variety of arthropods from seeing them in your ...

Examples of Arthropods - YourDictionary


Arthropods are animals that are members of the phylum Arthropoda. More than 80% of all of the animals in the world are arthropods. With such a large group of ...

Arthropoda Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...


Get information, facts, and pictures about Arthropoda at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about Arthropoda easy with credible ...

5 Characteristics of an Arthropod | Animals - mom.me


Arthropods, members of the phylum Arthropoda, are a diverse group of animals including insects, crustaceans, spiders, scorpions and centipedes. However, the  ...

ARTHROPODS - Fact Monster


All arthropods have bodies divided into segments and covered with a hard EXOSKELETON. This tough casing is made of a protein called chitin, which is also ...

Biology4Kids.com: Invertebrates: Arthropods


Arthropods - Invertebrate Powerhouses. We'll start with the big numbers. About 75% of all animal species are arthropods. There may be more individual worms ...

arthropod | animal phylum | Britannica.com


Feb 3, 2016 ... Arthropod, any member of the phylum Arthropoda, the largest phylum in the animal kingdom, which includes such familiar forms as lobsters, ...

10 Facts About Arthropods - Animals & Wildlife - About.com


Learn interesting facts about arthropods, a group of invertebrates that have an exoskeleton and a segmented body.

Arthropods - Arthropoda - The Animal Encyclopedia


Arthropods are a group of invertebrates that includes insects, spiders, crustaceans, scorpions, centipedes, and many others.

Phylum Arthropoda
Arthropods include an incredibly diverse group of taxa such as insects, crustaceans, spiders, scorpions, and centipedes. There are far more species of arthropods than species in all other phyla combined, and the number of undescribed species in the... More >>
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All About Arthropods - Kidzone


Fun animal facts for kids learning about arthropods.

What are arthropods? - Australian Museum


Dec 8, 2009 ... Arthropods are invertebrates with jointed legs. They make up about 75% of all animals on Earth and have a major role in maintaining ...

What are Arthropods? - Quatr.us


Insects, spiders, crabs, and lobsters are all arthropods, so there are a lot of arthropods on Earth. The earliest arthropods on Earth developed about 550 million ...