Chordodidae

Chordodidae

[kȯr′däd·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of worms in the order Gordioidea distinguished by a rough cuticle containing thickenings called areoles.
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List of aquatic macroinvertebrates bentonic founded at Piedras Blancas Natural Park COELENTERATA HIDROIDA Hydridae PLATYHELMINTHES TRICLADIDA Planariidae NEMATOMORPHA Chordodidae ANNELIDA OLIGOCHAETA Haplotaxidae HIRUDINEA Glossiphoniiformes ARTHROPODA INSECTA EPHEMEROPTERA BAETIDAE Baetis sp.