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Definition of Rhynchocoela

Rhynchocoela
Rhynchocoela Rhyn`cho*c[oe]"la, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. "ry`gchos snout + koi`los hollow.] (Zo["o]l.) Same as Nemertina. -- Rhyn`cho*c[oe]"lous, a.
Rhynchocoela
Nemertina Nem`er*ti"na, n. pl. [NL. See Nemrtes.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of helminths usually having a long, slender, smooth, often bright-colored body, covered with minute vibrating cilia; -- called also Nemertea, Nemertida, and Rhynchoc[oe]la. Note: The mouth is beneath the head, and the straight intestine at the posterior and. They have a very singular long tubular proboscis, which can be everted from a pore in the front of the head. Their nervous system and blood vessels are well developed. Some of the species become over one hundred feet long. They are mostly marine and seldom parasitic; a few inhabit fresh water. the two principal divisions are Anopla and Enopla.

Meaning of Rhynchocoela from wikipedia

- Alternative names for the phylum have included Nemertini, Nemertinea, and Rhynchocoela. The Nemertodermatida are a separate phylum, whose closest relatives...
- Bilateria Grade Acoelomata Phylum Platyhelminthes Phylum Nemertea or Rhynchocoela Grade Pseudocoelomata Phylum Acanthocephala Phylum Aschelminthes Phylum...
- related to nematodes approx. 320 Nemertea A sea nymph: 270  Ribbon worms, rhynchocoela: 270  Unsegmented worms, with a proboscis housed in a cavity derived...
- Gainesville, Fl. Hyman, L. H. 1951. The Invertebrates: Platyhelminthes and Rhynchocoela the acoelomate Bilateria, McGraw-Hill Book Co., London, 550 p. Choate...
- Hyman, Libbie H. (1951). The invertebrates. II. Platyhelminthes and Rhynchocoela. New York: McGraw-Hill. p. 550. "WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species...
- clarity and simplicity."[citation needed] Volume 2 (Platyhelminthes and Rhynchocoela) and Volume 3 (Acanthocephala, Aschelminthes, and Entoprocta), both published...