any of the phylum Platyhelminthes, a group of soft-bodied, usually much flattened invertebrates. The flatworms are free-living as well as ... [17 related articles]
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Type: Term Pronunciation: flat′wŏrm Definitions: 1. A member of the phylum Platyhelminthes, including the parasitic tapeworms and flukes.
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In traditional zoology texts, Platyhelminthes are divided into Turbellaria, which are mostly nonparasitic animals such as planarians, and three entirely parasitic groups: Cestoda, Trematoda and Monogenea; however, since the turbellarians have since been proven not to be monophyletic, this classific...
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Polyclad flatworm, Pseudoceros sp, Egyptian Red Sea. Photo © Mike Keggen A member of the invertebrate phylum Platyhelminthes, of which about 25,000 species are known. Some are free-living, but many are parasitic (for example, tapeworms and flukes). The body is simple and bilaterally symme...
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flatworm: see Platyhelminthes; worm.
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Flatworm is a common name for the Phylum platyhelminthes division of animals.
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Click images to enlargeInvertebrate of the phylum Platyhelminthes. Some are free-living, but many are parasitic (for example, tapeworms and flukes). The body is simple and bilaterally symmetrical, with one opening to the intestine. Many are hermaphroditic (with both male and female sex organs...
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1) Common name for phylum platyhelminthes 2) Platyhelminth 3) Worm
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