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Noun1.Echinodermata - radially symmetrical marine invertebrates including e.g. starfish and sea urchins and sea cucumbersEchinodermata - radially symmetrical marine invertebrates including e.g. starfish and sea urchins and sea cucumbers
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
echinoderm - marine invertebrates with tube feet and five-part radially symmetrical bodies
class Ophiuroidea, Ophiuroidea - brittle stars and basket stars
class Echinoidea, Echinoidea - sea urchins and sand dollars
class Holothuroidea, Holothuroidea - class of echinoderms including the sea cucumbers
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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Referring to organ, an ovotestis or syngonic is becoming an increasingly common feature in the reproductive anatomy on invertebrates (Davison, 2006), which occurs in a wide range of taxa, but mainly to Phylum Mollusca (ubiquitous), Arthropoda (rare) and in lesser degree to Echinodermata (almost absent, even more absent to echinoids) (Ghiselin, 1969; Hoagland, 1978, 1984; Allsop and West, 2004; Ford et al., 2008).
Reproductive biology of the commercial sea cucumber Parastichopus californicus (Stimpson) (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea).
Did vicariance and adaption drive cryptic speciation and evolution of brooding in Ophioderma longicauda (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea), a common Atlanto-Mediterranean ophiuroid?
Population structure and reproductive cycle of the commercial sea cucumber Holothuria mexicana (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) in Belize
mirabilis and Leptogorgia punicea (Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1857) were deposited in the Echinodermata, and Cnidaria collections at the Laboratorio de Invertebrados Marinhos do Ceara (LIMCe) of the Universidade Federal do Ceara (UFC) under the vouchers #ECHINODERMATA-398 and #CNIDARIA-049, respectively.
Feeding behavior and ecology of shallow-water unstalked crinoids (Echinodermata) in the Caribbean Sea.
Comparison between estimations of growth and mortality of two stichopodid holothurians: Thelenota ananas and Stichopus chloronotus (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea).
Demografia y pesqueria del erizo Loxechinus albus (Echinodermata: Echinidae) en la region sur-austral de Chile.
Taxonomic significance of test morphology in the echinoid genera Diadema Gray, 1825 and Echinothrix Peters, 1853 (Echinodermata).
Jangoux(1996).Distribution and abundance of the echinoid Diademasetosum (Echinodermata) on sediment-stressed coral reefs in Singapore.