Arthropods

Arthropods Dissection Pre AP biology April 6, 2014 - Mictham

Objectives

For this dissection we did a online lab and looked at real life arthropods. we were able to understand the internal and external elements of it.

Background

The phylum is Arthropoda. It is an invertebrate and has a external skeleton, segmented body and jointed appendages. Arthropods include insects, arachnids, and crustaceans. They have changed alot of the years. From a dorsal eyes and a ventral mouth to biramous limbs. They live everywhere.

Extra Information

Mosty humans eat Arthropods.They are the largest animal phylum about 85% of animals in are part of this class. they are cold blooded. They do so much for our environment like fertilelize plants, eat waste, etc.