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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  ...

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 ...

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.



Chordatachordates. Facebook. Twitter. By Phil Myers. Chordates are defined as organisms that possess a structure called a ... Phylum Chordata chordates.

Marine Species Identification Portal : Chordates - Phylum Chordata


Phylum Chordata Latin chorda, cord. Members of this phylum, our own, are the best known of all the animals. In fact, in the minds of many people, chordate is ...

Chordates - Smithsonian Marine Station


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

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.

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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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 ...

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 ...

Phylum Chordata - Boundless


Learn more about phylum chordata in the Boundless open textbook.