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Chordates are animals possessing a notochord, a hollow dorsal nerve cord, pharyngeal slits, an endostyle, and a post-anal tail for at least some period of their life cycles. Taxonomically, the phylu...

Phylum Chordata

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The phylum Chordata contains all animals that possess, at some point during their lives, a hollow nerve cord and a notochord, a flexible rod between the nerve  ...

Introduction to the Chordata


The Chordata is the animal phylum with which everyone is most intimately familiar, since it includes humans and other vertebrates. However, not all chordates ...

Phylum Chordata - Biology at Clermont College - University of ...


Chordates - Smithsonian Marine Station


SMS Home ›; IRLSI Home ›; Search the Inventory ›; Go to Species Reports ›; Animals ›; Chordata ›. Indian River Lagoon Species Inventory. Phylum Chordata  ...

The Sea-squirts, Vertebrates and their allies (Phylum Chordata)


An introduction to the biology, classification and ecology of Lancelets, Sea- squirts, Tunicates and Vertebrates the phylum Chordata.

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Chordata phylum of animals having a notochord, or dorsal stiffening rod, as the chief internal skeletal support at some stage of their development.

Phylum Chordata - Boundless


Learn more about phylum chordata in the Boundless open textbook.

Characteristics of Chordata - Boundless


Animals in the phylum Chordata share four key features: a notochord, a dorsal hollow nerve cord, pharyngeal slits, and a post-anal tail.

Chordate Phylum


All animals in the Chordate Phylum have backbones. They are also called " vertebrates." The Chordate Phylum is split into Classes. Several Classes are listed ...

Phylum Chordata
Members of the Phylum Chordata include animals with which students are most likely familiar. Included in the phylum are the fish, birds, reptiles, amphibians and beasts like ourselves. Four structural characteristics set chordates apart from all... More >>
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Chordatachordates. Facebook. Twitter. By Phil Myers. Chordates are defined as organisms that possess a structure called a ... Phylum Chordata chordates.

Chordata - Tree of Life Web Project


Introduction. The Phylum Chordata includes the well-known vertebrates (fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals). The vertebrates and hagfishes together ...

chordate | animal phylum | Britannica.com


Any member of the phylum Chordata, which includes the vertebrates, the most highly evolved animals, as well as two other subphyla—the tunicates and ...