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Hirudinei. Hirudo medicinalis

Hirudinei. Hirudo medicinalis

Description

Phylum Annelida
Taxon Pleistoannelida
Sedentaria
Clade Clitellata
Hirudinea

Freshwater, hermaphroditic organisms.
Hirudo medicinalis. The external annulation, oral and posterior suckers are visible; (a) anus on the dorsal posterior end. Internal organs are illustrated in the central dissected portion.
2) Ventral dissection of the anterior end of Hirudo, with three jaws and pharynx.
3) Jaw with teeth and relative muscles.

Format


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wallchart

Subject


• Tavola didattica

Object languages:

Latin

Sources


• Cassettiera A - 2

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