arthropoda arthropoda

Definition(s):

  • (n) jointed-foot invertebrates: arachnids; crustaceans; insects; millipedes; centipedes

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  1. Law spares mosquitoes to save lobsters

    Relatively speaking Culex pipiens (common house mosquito) vs. Homarus americanus (American lobster): One lives in the ocean, the other on land. One has six legs, the other 10. But they have a lot in common, such as: Membership in the same major grouping of animals, the arthropod phylum, or Arthropoda, Greek for "jointed foot."
    on June 25, 2013     Source: The Norwalk Citizen

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    Relatively speaking Culex pipiens (common house mosquito) vs. Homarus americanus (American lobster): One lives in the ocean, the other on land. One has six legs, the other 10. But they have a lot in common, such as: membership in the same major grouping of animals, the arthropod phylum, or Arthropoda, Greek for "jointed foot."
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Stamford Advocate

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