Objective: Learn about Arthropods
Rachel Nolte, Guzman 7
What is an arthropod?
The largest phylum of the animal Kingdom, containing several million species. Arthropods are characterised by a rigid external skeleton, paired and jointed legs and a haemocoel. The phylum arthropoda includes the major classes insecta, crustacea, Myriapodia and arachnida.
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Food For Thought
Arthropods are a highly successful group of animals—they account for over three quarters of all currently known living and fossil organisms.
When arthropods grow, they must molt their exoskeleton.