Immediately below kingdom is the phylum level of classification. At this level, animals are grouped together based on similarities in basic body plan or organization. For instance, species in the phylum Arthropoda have external skeletons as well as...
List of animal phyla is a list of the major groups of animals usually classified as a
phylum. Modern sources have been used: the list is different from that of ...
There are about 30 different phyla of animals. How well do you know them? The
images below show 25 different animal phyla. Move the cursor over a photo to ...
The major subgroups of animals are usually classified as phyla (singular: phylum
). The higher classification of animals is still in flux, and scientists' opinions on ...
They all belong in the phylum
chordata, members of which are also known as chordates.
Some of these features include the presence of bilateral symmetry, an endoskeleton, body segmentation, a complete digestive system and a tail. The sea turtle is a chordate. More »
Phylum. Common Name(s). Number of Species. Porifera ...
Animal Kingdom: organisms that usually move around and find their own food. ...
Tardigrade Phylum: Tiny, slow-moving animals with four body segments and ...
The following phyla of multicellular animals (called metazoans) are usually
included in general biology courses. Remember that the botanical counterpart of
Mar 25, 2015 ... The number of species per phylum is always changing, as more animals are
discovered. In 2014 alone, over 1,400 new marine species were ...
Vocabulary words for Characteristics of the 9 Phyla of the Animal Kingdom.
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