Chapter:
Arthropods

 

Synapomorphies

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What makes an arthropod an arthropod?

 
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Subphylum: Chelicerata
(spiders, scorpions, ticks, mites, etc)

Giant Centipede

Subphylum: Myriapoda
(centipedes, millipedes, etc)

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Subphylum: Crustacea
(crabs, shrimps, remipedes, barnacles, etc)

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Subphylum: Hexapoda
(fleas, butterflies, dragonflies, bees, etc)

 

Resources

Chapter: Arthropods

Background Information

Total discovered species:
Distribution: 

Commonly Associated Terms

arthropoda

Evolutionary History & Adaptation

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Conservation and Threats

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Additional Resources

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Chapter Advisors and Contributors

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John Doe
PhD Entomology

Lead Researcher at Bugtopia

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James Doe
MSc Insect Pest Management

Termite Specialist

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Ann Doe
MSc Aquatic Entomology

Entomologist at BugTech