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Answered 2015-07-15 15:03:16

First, it is Chordate as the technical word , it is a vertebrate or closely related to invertebrate's. there are fish, worms and other vertebrates and invertebrates in this family.


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What is the chordata in your body?

There is no chordata in the body. Chordata refers to a group of animals, including the vertibrates.

Why are some animals classified in Chordata?

This is all I know but the animals classified in Chordata have bilateral symmetry.

Are spiders chordata phylum?

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What is the habitat of a chordata?

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What does the science word chordata mean?

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What are chordata and chordates?

chordata are a phylum of animals that have in common. a chordate is a animal with a notochord.

What are some examples of chordata?

There is a wide range of animals in phylum Chordata. Fish, sharks, and frogs are all in phylum Chordata.

Is chordata a phylum?

Yes. the phylum chordata is composed of animals with spinal cords, of which the sub-phylum vertebrata (vertebrates) are animals with backbones.

In what phylum does a horse belong?

Chordata (in the subphylum Vertebrata). 'Chordata' means animals that have a neural tube. The subphylum, Vertebrata, means animals that have a backbone.

Why is a horse placed under chordata?

Because the class Chordata includes all animals which are vertebrates !

Does chordata contain the largest number of different animals?

No, phyllum Chordata does not contain the maximum number of different animals. It is phyllum Arthropoda which contains the largest number of different animals.

What is the phylum of a wolf?

chordata (animals with spines)

What is a Yorkshire terrier's phylum?

I think the chordata because the CHORDATA are the animals with backbones. are vertebrates. ie have bones

What phylum is the newt in?

The Phylum is Chordata, which are vertebrate animals

Phylum of macaca fascicularismonkeys?

Phylum Chordata. Animals with backbones are in the Phylum Chordata. This includes humans and other primates.

Why is a zebra in the chordata phylum?

Because it has a backbone or a vertebrae. All animals that belong in the Phylum Chordata have a backbone or vertebrae.

Are all animals phylum chordata?

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