What animals are found in phylum mollusca?
Animals that are found in the phylum Mollusca include snails, slugs, clams and squid. Others include cuttlefish and octopus. Mollusks are invertebrates.
No. Earthworms are considered annelids and are not related to molluscs. Animals in the phylum Annelida (which includes earthworms and leeches) are characterized by having long, segmented bodies. On the other hand, animals of phylum Mollusca (such as clams, squid, and snails) are a phylum of animals that share their own common characteristics.
In the Kingdom Animalia, there are nine major phyla: Phylum Porifera (sponges) Phylum Cnidaria (jellyfish) Phylum Platyhelminthes (flatworms) Phylum Nematoda (roundworms) Phylum Annelida (earthworms) Phylum Mollusca (snails) Phylum Echindodermata (starfish) Phylum Arthropoda (lobsters) Phylum Chordata (humans)