Aschelminthes


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Noun1.Aschelminthes - unsegmented worms: roundwormsAschelminthes - unsegmented worms: roundworms; threadworms; eelworms
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
helminth, parasitic worm - worm that is parasitic on the intestines of vertebrates especially roundworms and tapeworms and flukes
Aphasmidia, class Aphasmidia - one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems
class Phasmidia, Phasmidia - one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems
nematode, nematode worm, roundworm - unsegmented worms with elongated rounded body pointed at both ends; mostly free-living but some are parasitic
Ascaridae, family Ascaridae - large roundworms parasitic in intestines of vertebrates
Cephalobidae, family Cephalobidae - a family of Nematoda
family Tylenchidae, Tylenchidae - a family of Nematoda
family Filariidae, Filariidae - threadlike roundworms
Dracunculidae, family Dracunculidae - greatly elongated roundworm
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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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.
Nematodes or roundworms are included in the phylum Aschelminthes or Nematoda depending on the scheme used.