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Related to Phoronida: Brachiopoda, Ectoprocta, Entoprocta
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Noun1.Phoronida - small phylum of wormlike marine animalsPhoronida - small phylum of wormlike marine animals
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
phoronid - hermaphrodite wormlike animal living in mud of the sea bottom
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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V: Smaller Coelomate Groups--Chaetognatha, Hemichordata, Pogonophora, Phoronida, Ectoprocta, Brachiopoda, Sipunculida.
The Invertebrates: Smaller Coelomate Groups: Chaetognatha, Hemichordata, Pogonophora, Phoronida, Ectoprocta, Brachipoda, Sipunculida, the Coelomate Bilateria.
This type of CNS is not found in Phoronida and Brachiopoda, which cluster with nemertines in almost all molecular analyses (e.