phylum Annelida


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Noun1.phylum Annelida - segmented worms: earthwormsphylum Annelida - segmented worms: earthworms; lugworms; leeches
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
annelid, annelid worm, segmented worm - worms with cylindrical bodies segmented both internally and externally
Archiannelida, class Archiannelida - a class of Annelida
class Polychaeta, Polychaeta - marine annelid worms
class Hirudinea, Hirudinea - hermaphroditic aquatic or terrestrial or parasitic annelids
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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Studies using transcriptomic data of a dicyemid, Dicyema japonicum, have also suggested that orthonectids are protostomes (Lu et al, 2017); and another analysis on mitochondrial genomes and nuclear genes suggested that orthonectids are members of the phylum Annelida (Schiffer et al, 2018).
The leech is an invertebrate animal belonging to the phylum Annelida, a zoological category that includes more than 15,000 species of segmented bristle worms and 650 species of leeches in the subclass Hirudinea.
Polychaetes (phylum Annelida) are one of the most abundant and diverse components of soft bottom benthic communities (Giere, 2009).
Animals that belong to Phylum Annelida are also known as annelids.
Later sections cover protozoa to tardigrade, phylum Mollusca, phylum Annelida, and phylum Athropoda.