Definition of Enteropneusta. Meaning of Enteropneusta. Synonyms of Enteropneusta

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Definition of Enteropneusta

Enteropneusta
Enteropneusta En`te*rop*neus"ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? an intestine + ? to breathe.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of wormlike invertebrates having, along the sides of the body, branchial openings for the branchial sacs, which are formed by diverticula of the alimentary canal. Balanoglossus is the only known genus. See Illustration in Appendix.

Meaning of Enteropneusta from wikipedia

- The acorn worms or Enteropneusta are a hemichordate class of invertebrates consisting of one order of the same name. The closest non-hemichordate relatives...
- appear in the Lower or Middle Cambrian and include two main classes: Enteropneusta (acorn worms), and Pterobranchia. A third class, Planctosphaeroidea...
- Balanoglossus is an ocean-dwelling acorn worm (Enteropneusta) genus of zoological importance because, being a Hemichordate, it is an "evolutionary link"...
- Holothuroidea (sea cu****bers) Entoprocta Gastrotricha Gnathostomulida Enteropneusta (acorn worms) Pterobranchia Kinorhyncha Loricifera Aplacophora Bivalvia...
- Gebruk, Jones, Shale, Rogacheva & Holland, 2012 Deep-sea acorn worms (Enteropneusta) from the Bering Sea with the description of a new genus and a new species...
- Hemichordata           Subphylum Pterobranchia           Subphylum Enteropneusta         Phylum Echinodermata           Subphylum Homalozoa           Subphylum...
- Spartobranchus tenuis is an extinct species of acorn worms (Enteropneusta). It existed in the Middle Cambrian (505 million years ago). Petrified mark...
- larvae are tornaria larvae similar to those of the closely related Enteropneusta, which possess a ciliated band to capture food particles. Planctosphaera...
- (2011-05-11). "The pericardium in the deuterostome Saccoglossus kowalevskii (Enteropneusta) develops from the ectoderm via schizocoely". Zoomorphology. 130 (2):...
- PterobranchiaEnteropneusta  ...