By: Naty Gil and Jamilet Nino

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Characteristics about Nematodes

  • Nematodes are bilaterally symmetrical . This means both halves of the body are exactly the same.
  • Feed on just about everything.
  • Body has two cell layers , tissues and organs.
  • Body is covered in complex cuticle.
  • Has no blood system.
  • Live mostly everywhere ( except dry places ) including as parasites in plants and animals.
  • Reproduce sexual and asexual.
Deadly Human Parasite - Guinea Worm