Definition of Flatworm. Meaning of Flatworm. Synonyms of Flatworm

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Definition of Flatworm

Flatworm
Flatworm Flat"worm`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any worm belonging to the Plathelminthes; also, sometimes applied to the planarians.

Meaning of Flatworm from wikipedia

- The flatworms, flat worms, Platyhelminthes, or platyhelminths (from the Gr**** πλατύ, platy, meaning "flat" and ἕλμινς (root: ἑλμινθ-), helminth-, meaning...
- feed on mollusks. These flatworms can track their prey. When captured, earthworms begin to react to the attack, but the flatworm uses the muscles in its...
- Pseudobiceros bedfordi (common names Persian **** flatworm and Bedford's flatworm) is a species of flatworm in the family Pseudocerotidae. This species has...
- The **** flatworm (Thysanozoon brocchii) is a polyclad flatworm in the family Pseudocerotidae. **** flatworms may grow to 8 cm in total length. They...
- polyclad flatworms belonging to the family Pseudocerotidae. Some common names include gold-speckled flatworm, marine flatworm, yellow papillae flatworm, yellow-spotted...
- The New Zealand flatworm (Arthurdendyus triangulatus) is a large land flatworm native to New Zealand. It can vary from 5 mm in length when hatched to approximately...
- Platydemus manokwari, also known as the New Guinea flatworm, is a species of large predatory land flatworm. Native to New Guinea, it has been accidentally...
- Orchipedum is a genus of trematodes in the family Orchipedidae. Tanaisia pelidnae n. sp. and Orchipedum tracheicola (Trematoda). E. L. Cheatum, The Journal...
- within the phylum Platyhelminthes. It includes two groups of parasitic flatworms, known as flukes. They are internal parasites of molluscs and vertebrates...
- known as the blue planarian or blue garden flatworm is a species of land planarian. This is a long narrow flatworm, which is shiny black or dark brown on...