Chaetognatha

noun
arrowworms: a group of small active transparent marine worms
Derivationally related forms: ↑chaetognathous, ↑chaetognathan
Hypernyms: ↑phylum
Member Holonyms: ↑Animalia, ↑kingdom Animalia, ↑animal kingdom
Member Meronyms: ↑arrowworm, ↑chaetognath, ↑genus Sagitta, ↑genus Spadella

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Chaetognatha — Chae*tog na*tha, ||Chaetognatha Ch[ae]*tog na*tha, n. pl. [NL., from Gr. ? hair + ? jaw.] (Zo[ o]l) a phylum consisting of the arrowworms, a group of small active transparent free swimming marine worms, of which the genus {Sagitta} is the type.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chaetognatha — Chaetognātha, s. Pfeilwürmer …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Chaetognatha —   [ç , griechisch], wissenschaftliche Bezeichnung für die Pfeilwürmer.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Chaetognatha — Chaetognatha, Pfeilwürmer, ca. 100 im Meeresplankton lebende Arten umfassender Tierstamm unsicherer verwandtschaftlicher Stellung mit Merkmalen der Protostomier (z.B. Nervensystem mit dorsalem Cerebralganglion und Bauchganglion) und der… …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • Chaetognatha — Arrow worms Temporal range: Lower Cambrian–Recent …   Wikipedia

  • Chaetognatha —   Quetognatos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Chaetognatha — Pfeilwürmer Detailaufnahme der Kopfregion eines Pfeilwurms Systematik Reich: Tiere (Animalia) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chaetognatha — Chætognathes Cliché MEB de Sagitta sp …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chaetognatha — …   Википедия

  • Chaetognatha — См. chaetognaths …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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