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Related to Nemertina: Nemertea, phylum Nemertina
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Noun1.Nemertina - proboscis worms
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
nemertean, nemertine, proboscis worm, ribbon worm - soft unsegmented marine worms that have a threadlike proboscis and the ability to stretch and contract
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species.
alterniflora harden the sediment and stems and leaves develop above ground after the initial invasion stage; when such changes occur the habitat becomes unsuitable for Bivalvia and Nemertina species (Wang et al.
In terms of biodiversity, metazoans are represented by at least five or six phyla (Porifera, Mollusca, Arthropoda, Chordata and Vermiform animals, such as Nemertina and Annelida) and plants by four (Phycophyta, Bryophyta, Pteridophyta and Spermatophyta).