Definition of Metazoa. Meaning of Metazoa. Synonyms of Metazoa

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Definition of Metazoa

Metazoa
Metazoa Met`a*zo"a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? after + ? an animal.] (Zo["o]l.) Those animals in which the protoplasmic mass, constituting the egg, is converted into a multitude of cells, which are metamorphosed into the tissues of the body. A central cavity is commonly developed, and the cells around it are at first arranged in two layers, -- the ectoderm and endoderm. The group comprises nearly all animals except the Protozoa.

Meaning of Metazoa from wikipedia

- Animals (also called Metazoa) are multicellular eukaryotic organisms that form the biological kingdom Animalia. With few exceptions, animals consume organic...
- the phylum Porifera (/pəˈrɪfərə/; meaning 'pore bearer'), are a basal Metazoa (animal) clade as a sister of the Diploblasts. They are multicellular organisms...
- animal and fungus kingdoms. The opisthokonts, previously called the "Fungi/Metazoa group", are generally recognized as a clade. Opisthokonts together with...
- as equivalent. Depending on definitions, the animal kingdom Animalia or Metazoa contains approximately 31 phyla; the plant kingdom Plantae contains about...
- a formal taxon Eumetazoa is typically ranked as a subkingdom. The name Metazoa has also been used to refer to this group, but more often refers to the...
- animal is a multicellular, eukaryotic organism of the kingdom Animalia or Metazoa. Animal, Animals, or The Animal may also refer to: The Animal (nickname)...
- the transition from unicellular organisms to the multicellular animals (Metazoa) and are thus considered a sister taxon to all other metazoans: According...
- Zooplankton (/ˈzoʊ.əˌplæŋktən, ˈzuː(ə)-, ˈzoʊoʊ-/, /ˌzoʊ.əˈplæŋktən, -tɒn/) are heterotrophic (sometimes detritivorous) plankton (cf. phytoplankton). Plankton...
- 363S. doi:10.1038/nature13576. PMID 25132546. S2CID 205239797. "Palaeos Metazoa: Ecdysozoa". palaeos.com. Retrieved 2017-09-02. Yamasaki, Hiroshi; Fujimoto...
- The taxonomy of the animals presented by Hutchins et al. in 2003 in Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia is a system of cl****ification which covers all the...
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