Platyhelminthes

Known as: Flatworm, Platyhelminths, Flatworms 
The taxanomic phylum of flatworms. Flatworms have simple bilateral symmetry, are unsegmented, soft-bodied, and have no body cavity and no specialized… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
The number of publicly available parasitic worm genome sequences has increased dramatically in the past three years, and research… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
A clear picture of animal relationships is a prerequisite to understand how the morphological and ecological diversity of animals… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Global amphibian declines have often been attributed to disease, but ignorance of the relative importance and mode of action of… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Acoel flatworms are small marine worms traditionally considered to belong to the phylum Platyhelminthes. However, molecular… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Complete small subunit ribosomal RNA gene (ssrDNA) and partial (D1-D3) large subunit ribosomal RNA gene (lsrDNA) sequences were… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Platyhelminthes are excellent models for the study of stem cell biology, regeneration and the regulation of scale and proportion… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Interrelationships of the tapeworms (Platyhelminthes: Cestoda) were examined by use of small (SSU) and large (LSU) subunit… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Because of their simple organization the Acoela have been considered to be either primitive bilaterians or descendants of… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
In most zoological textbooks, Platyhelminthes are depicted as an early-emerging clade forming the likely sister group of all the… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
We describe "universal" DNA primers for polymerase chain reaction (PCR) amplification of a 710-bp fragment of the mitochondrial… (More)
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