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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  ...



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

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.

Chordates - Smithsonian Marine Station


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

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


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.

What are the three subphyla of the phylum Chordata? | Reference.com


The three subphylums in Chordata are Vertebrata, Urochordata and Cephalochordata. Vertebrata is the largest group, including such familiar animals as fish, ...

What are some examples from the phylum chordata? | Reference.com


Humans, cats, frogs, birds and fish are all members of the Phylum Chordata. The Phylum Chordata is a classification of living creatures characterized by the ...

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 ...

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 ...

Phylum Chordata - Boundless


Learn more about phylum chordata in the Boundless open textbook.