TITLE

Myriapoda

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1422
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Myriapoda" is presented. It refers to a group of arthropods including millipedes and centipedes. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21237018

 

Related Articles

  • invertebrate.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1136 

    A definition of the medical term "invertebrate" is presented. Invertebrate means without a backbone or species of animals that do not have a backbone. The term originated from the word "in-" which means not and "vertebratus" which means vertebrate. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic...

  • Arthropoda.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p178 

    A definition of the medical term "arthropoda" is presented. Arthropoda refers to the phylum of invertebrate animals marked by bilateral symmetry, hard exoskeleton, segmented bodies, and jointed paired appendages. The species included in the phylum are also presented. The term originated from the...

  • arthropod.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p178 

    A definition of the term arthropod is presented, which means a member of the phylum Arthropoda.

  • insect.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1113 

    A definition of the medical term "insect" is presented. Insect refers to the common name for any of the class Insecta of the phylum Arthropoda. The term originated from the word "insectum." The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The...

  • Insecta.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1113 

    A definition of the medical term "Insecta" is presented. Insecta refers to a class of the phylum Arthropoda characterized by three distinct body divisions, three pairs of jointed legs, tracheae, and usually two pairs of wings. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary,"...

  • myriapodiasis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1422 

    A definition of the medical term "myriapodiasis" is presented. It refers to infestation with arthropods. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • arachnid.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p157 

    A definition of the medical term "arachnid" is presented, which refers to the member of the class Arachnida.

  • bug.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p303 

    A definition of the medical term "bug" is presented. Bug refers to a term applied loosely to any small insect or arthropod especially of the order Hemiptera that has sucking mouth parts, incomplete metamorphosis and two pairs of wings. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical...

  • centipede.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p376 

    A definition of the medical term "centipede" is presented. It is an arthropod of the subclass Chilopoda distinguished by an elongated flattened body of many segments, each with a pair of jointed legs. The first pair of appendages are hooklike claws bearing openings of ducts from poison glands....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics