Kingdom Animalia/Phylums

  1. Phylum Porifera
    Sponges

    all aquatic, water enter through pores
  2. Phylum Cnidaria
    Corals, Sea jellies, sea anenomes

    Stinging cells, all aquatic
  3. Phylum Platyhelminthes
    Tapeworms, flukes, and flat worms

    Flat unsegmented worms, some are parasitic
  4. Phylum Annelida
    Earthworms, leeches, marine worms

    Segmented worms
  5. Phylum Mollusca
    Clams, snails, limpets, octopus, slugs

    Muscular
  6. Phylum Nematoda
    Causes elephantits 
  7. Phylum Arthropoda
    Scorpions, spiders, crabs, lobsters, insects

    Most diverse group, exoskeleton with chitin, jointed appendages
  8. Phylum Enchinodermata
    Sea stars, sea urchins, sand dollars, sea cucumbers, brittle stars

    Endoskeleton covered with tiny spines, water vascular system for most functions, all aquatic
  9. Phylum Chordata
    Sea squirts, tunicates, verebrates

    post anal tail, pharyngeal gill slits
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