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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


Looking for some examples of arthropods? More than 80 percent of all of the animals in the world are arthropods.

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 ...

arthropod | animal phylum | Britannica.com


May 13, 2016 ... Arthropod, any member of the phylum Arthropoda, the largest phylum in the animal kingdom, which includes such familiar forms as lobsters, ...

ARTHROPODS - Fact Monster


Centipedes, millipedes, insects, crustaceans, and arachnids, including spiders, all belong to a super-group of invertebrates called arthropods. Arthropods are ...

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 ...

Chapter 46: Arthropods


Arthropods probably evolved from annelids, and with their jointed appendages and an exoskeleton, have successfully invaded practically every habitat on earth.

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 ...

Butterfly School:What is an arthropod?


Arthropods are a group of invertebrates, which include insects, arachnids, crustaceans, millipedes, centipedes, and others. Arthropod diversity is overwhelming ...

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 ...

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  ...