Brachiopoda


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Noun1.Brachiopoda - marine invertebrates that resemble mollusksBrachiopoda - marine invertebrates that resemble mollusks
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
brachiopod, lamp shell, lampshell - marine animal with bivalve shell having a pair of arms bearing tentacles for capturing food; found worldwide
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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The Brachiopoda and Hemichordata are considered two separate groups each with the category of Phylum, while the Sipuncula is presently grouped by some authors within the Phylum Annelida based on molecular evidence (Brusca, Moore, & Shuster, 2016).
Brachiopoda, Nemertea, Platyhelminthes, and Porifera) were identified only to phylum level because no thorough identification keys exist for Canadian Arctic waters; we acknowledge that this study has probably underestimated the richness of these taxa.
El total de taxa identificados en el Centro 2 fue de 98, 40 de estos taxa correspondieron al Phylum Annelida/Clase Polychaeta, 25 al Phylum Arthropoda, 1 al Phylum Brachiopoda, 9 al Phylum Echinodermata, 21 al Phylum Mollusca, 1 al Phylum Nemertea y 1 al Phylum Priapula.
However, information on the C value of phylum Brachiopoda is scarce.
2005, Brachiopoda and other fossils from the Permian-Triassic boundary beds of the Antalya Nappes(Sw Taurus, Turkey).
Brachiopoda (lamp shells), Echinodermata (brittle stars, urchins, etc.
61-100 1909-1958 1959-1978 Protozoa 59 2 Porifera 5 1 Coelenterata 34 (4) 1 Platyhelminthes 222 (13) 75 (4) Aschelminthes 12 0 Acanthocephala 3 6 Nematoda 0 3 (1) Annelida 13 3 Brachiopoda 67 0 Bryozoa 1 0 Echinodermata 33 0 Mollusca 81 (14) 0 Crustacea 233 (3) 59 Tardigrada 0 1 Trilobita 9 0 Myriopoda 25 0 Arachnoidea 169 (7) 39 Insecta 706 (19) 119 (3) Pisces 5 3 Amphibia 2 7 (1) Reptilia 14 4 Mammalia 52 (5) 4 TABLE 3.
1928: Contributions to the Tertiary Paleontology of Northern Peru: Part I: Eocene Mollusca and Brachiopoda.
Las muestras estudiadas presentan, en su mayoria, fosiles completos con buen estado de preservacion, pertenecientes a los phylums: Brachiopoda, Estomochordata (graptolites), Porifera (esponja), Artropodos (trilobites), cystoides (Equinodermos), Cnidarios (corales), entre otros.
Las especies presentes correspondieron a 10 grupos taxonomicos: Crustacea (7), Bivalva (6), Gasteropoda (5), Polyplacophora (2), Brachiopoda (1), Echinodermata (4), Polychaeta (4), Hidroozoa (1), Hemichordata(1), Peces (2).
Two identifiable orders of Brachiopoda are present: Spiriferida and Rhynchonellida.