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  • proper n. A taxonomic phylum within the superphylum Protostomia — the flatworms.

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  • n. flatworms


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New Latin from Ancient Greek πλατύς (platus, "flat") + ἕλμινς (helmins, "parasitic worm").


  • Here I'll add just one new point, illustrated by the flatworms, Platyhelminthes.

    The Angry Evolutionist

  • Molecular evidence linking hominid evolution to recent radiation of schistosomes Platyhelminthes: Trematoda.

    Parasite Rex

  • In fact, there are so many species of beetles that there are more species of beetles than the total number of species currently living in the Phyla Echinodermata, Mollusca, Annelida, Platyhelminthes, Cnidaria, and Porifera combined!

    Species richness

  • Digeneans, like most other Platyhelminthes, have no special provisions for circulation but do have a lymphatic system.


  • All of these groups of Platyhelminthes are parasitic and have adapted their life cycles and body structures to help them better utilize their hosts.


  • The phylum Platyhelminthes contains both parasitic worms and the free living flatworms.


  • Traditionally, Acoela were seen as an early branching clade within the Platyhelminthes, but became recently positioned at the base of the Bilateria.

    BioMed Central - Latest articles

  • Tissue plasticity and a substantial regeneration capacity based on stem cells are the hallmark of several invertebrate groups such as sponges, cnidarians and Platyhelminthes.

    BioMed Central - Latest articles

  • The planarian belong to the phylum Platyhelminthes .........

    CreationWiki - Recent changes [en]

  • The flatworms belong to the phylum Platyhelminthes, which could be simply translated from the Greek as "Flat Worms".

    Wanderin' Weeta (With Waterfowl and Weeds)


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