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Horseshoe Worms

Phoronida

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Phoronida (Horseshoe Worms) is a group of animals. There are 19 species of horseshoe worms, in 3 genera and 1 family. This group has been around since the Cambrian Stage 3 Age. Horseshoe Worms includes groups like Phoronidae. They are surficial modifiers. They have sexual reproduction; they are a synchronous hermaphrodite.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of horseshoe worms. View this species on GBIF

horseshoe worms Habitats

The environments in which many horseshoe worms species are known to live. Select an environment to see its horseshoe worms species checklist.

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Horseshoe Worm Habitats

The environments in which many horseshoe worms species are known to live. Select an environment to see its horseshoe worms species checklist.

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