a·coe·lo·mate (ə-sē′lə-māt′) n. An animal that lacks a coelom. Acoelomates, which include flatworms and tapeworms, exhibit bilateral symmetry and have no ...
The coelom (/ ˈ s iː l əm / SEE-ləm ... Acoelomates lack a fluid-filled body cavity between the body wall and digestive tract. This can present some serious ...
Acoelomate definition, Also, acoelomatous [ey-see-lom-uh-tuh s, -loh-muh-] /ˌeɪ siˈlɒm ə təs, -ˈloʊ mə-/ (Show IPA), acoelomous. having no coelum. See more. ...
A body cavity is any fluid-filled space in a multicellular organism other than those of vessels (such as blood vessels and lymph vessels). The term usually refers to ...
Define acoelomate: an invertebrate lacking a coelom especially : one belonging to the group comprising the flatworms and nemerteans and characterized by ...
THE TRIPLOBLASTIC, ACOELOMATE BODY PLAN Bilateria. The acoelomates, pseudocoelomates, and eucoelomates; Characteristics . bilateral symmetry; cephalization
Animal, (kingdom Animalia), any of a group of multicellular eukaryotic organisms (i.e., ... Acoelomates have no internal fluid-filled body cavity (coelom).
THE ACOELOMATE PHYLA: The acoelomate animals, or animals ... Acoelomates are advanced over the radiate animals in several ways. (1) Their ...
What is the difference between Coelomates and Acoelomates? • Acoelomates lack a fluid filled body cavity, which is completely line by the mesoderm, as ...
The figure on the right illustrates the three basic body plans encountered in the bilateria: the acoelomates (e.g., flatworms, flukes, and tapeworms), the ...