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9.4: Flatworms

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Vocabulary

cephalization

cephalization

Concentration of the sense organs and nervous tissue in a head region.
flatworm

flatworm

Invertebrate animals with bilateral symmetry and an elongated, flattened body.
gastrovascular cavity

gastrovascular cavity

Internal space that is the site of digestion and distribution of nutrients.
scolex

scolex

The front end of a tapeworm, bearing suckers and hooks for attachment.
tapeworm

tapeworm

Parasitic flatworm, which lives in the intestines of vertebrates.

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Date Created:
Nov 29, 2012
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Mar 23, 2016
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