Essays Tagged: "Phylum"

Bioluminescence in fungi

scent ability occurs in 25 different phyla many of which are totally unrelated and diverse with the phylum Fungi included in this list (an illustration of a bioluminescent fungi is displayed in figure ... t red and fungi emit greeny bluish light (Patel 1997).Fungal Families Exhibiting BioluminescenceThe phylum Fungi is composed of the following 5 divisions (Newton 1952):· Myxomycetes (slime mold ...

(8 pages) 50 0 3.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

A Wonderfull Life by Stephen Jay Gould

ch. In these expeditions the scientists started to discover that these species didn't belong in the phylum's they had been placed but in fact made up their own phylum's. This is where we are today and ... rs before writing his first paper on these objects.Walcott placed all these creatures into the same phylum as the current day crab and other crustaceans. Walcott soon published papers on this subject ...

(9 pages) 52 0 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The Meaning of Life : A Look Through the Matrix.

d share certain morphological characteristics with apes and monkeys, we also belong to the Chordata phylum, the Mammalia class and the Primate order, among others. In this system, the only grouping th ...

(7 pages) 122 1 3.4 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Clam, The

~ ClassificationThe clam's kingdom is Anamalia, Phylum is Mollusk, which includes snails, clams, chitons, slugs, limpets, octopi, and squid, then Bi ...

(3 pages) 47 1 4.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Snails - Makes a suitable short report or introduction to a lab report

is a Geophila in the class Gastropoda, subclass Pulmonata. Snails are in the Mollusca, or Molluska phylum. There are about 75,000 species of Gastropods that live on land, in the sea, or in freshwater ...

(1 pages) 20 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Endangered Species:The Rhinocerous Iguana

the rhinoceros iguana is Cyclura cornuta. The Cyclura cornuta is the Animalia kingdom, the chordate phylum, and the reptile class. The evolutionary history of reptiles is from the extinct reptiles, wh ...

(7 pages) 62 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

The Water Penny Beetle

The Water Penny BeetleThe insect I'm doing for my project is the Water Penny Beetle. The phylum of this insect is Arthropeda. The class is Insecta, the order is Coleoptera, and the family i ...

(1 pages) 23 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Compare the structure and Function o the cnidocyte in Cnidarians to the colloblast in the Ctenophores.

capture prey. The cells found within the tentacles are structurally and functionally unique to each phylum, such as the cindocytes in Cnidarians and colloblasts in Ctenophores. Cnidarians captu ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Creative writing about heros

. Though many people see Michael Jackson and Adolph Hitler as the lowest possible part of the human phylum; for every one knows their name and a piece (good or bad) of what they have done in their liv ...

(2 pages) 31 0 2.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


lassification and comparison of chordates.Introduction:In this lab manual it shows the structure of phylum Chordata, subphylum Vertebrata. The objective is to observe the major body systems and track ... us in this lab is the Chordates, which are group of animals that includes the vertebrates under the phylum Chordata. They are united by having a notochord, a hollow dorsal nerve cord, pharyngeal slits ...

(1 pages) 2110 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays

Biology: The Parasite

arasitic protists are the type of organisms that this paper will delve into; more specifically, the phylum Microspora and the hosts that its species infects (Baker, 1982). Many parasitic protists can ...

(5 pages) 15 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Tissue Development: Phylum Cnidaria

l. Hydra, jellyfish, sea anemones, and coral colonies belong to this diverse group. Members of this phylum, which consists of about 10 000 species, are found exclusively in aquatic ecosystems. The vas ...

(2 pages) 10 0 3.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Lime disease

ffects the skin, nervous system, heart, and joints. The borrelia species is part of the eubacterial phylum of spirochetes. Containted within a protoplasmic cylinder is a cell membrane, followed by wav ...

(4 pages) 811 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology