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EUMETAZOA
Chordates
  • Craniata - Vertebrates (mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibia, fish)
  • Urochordata - Tunicates (Sea squirts, larvaceans, thaliaceans)
  • Cephalochordata - Lancelets
Arthropods
Not sub-classified
  • Platyhelminthes - Flat worms (tapeworms and flukes)
  • Nematoda - Nematodes (roundworms)
  • Acanthocephala - Thorny-headed worms
  • Cnidaria - Hydroids(hydras) and medusas (jellyfish)
  • Ctenophora - Comb jellies
  • Gnathostomulidae - gnathostomulids (jaw worms)
  • Rhombozoa - Dicyemids and heterocyemids
  • Orthonectida - Orthonectids
  • Nemertina - Ribbon worms
  • Nematomorpha - Gordian worms, horsehair worms
  • Rotifera - rotifers
  • Kinorhyncha - Kinorhynchs
  • Priapulida - Priapulids
  • Gastrotricha - Gastrotrichs
  • Loricifera - Loriciferans
  • Entoprocta - Entoprocts
Lophorates
  • Bryozoa - Moss animals
  • Brachiopoda - Lamp shells
  • Phoronida - Phoronids
  • Chaetognatha - Arrow worms
  • Hemichordata - Acorn worms
  • Echinodermata - Sea urchins, starfish and sea cucumbers
PARAZOA
 
  • Placazoa - trichoplaxes
  • Porifera - poriferans (sponges)

References

Primary References at the level of this taxa
B79 Lynn Margulis and Karlene V Schwartz
Five Kingdoms - An Illustrated Guide to the Phyla of Life on Earth, 3rd Edition
B73 Eleanor Lawrence
Henderson's Dictionary of Biological Terms, 11th Edition

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