Science Quiz / Animal Phyla

Random Science or Animal Quiz

Can you name the animal phyla?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Also try: Shark Week
Score 0/10 Timer 04:00
DescriptionPhylaAnimals in this Phyla
endoskeleton, WVS, ring canal around esophogus; five-fold radial symmetrysea urchins, sea lilies, sea stars
have two separate tissue layers and radial body symmetry; use nematocysts for capturing preyhydras, sea anemones, corals, and jellyfishes
pseudocoelomate; made of three tissue layers; include free-living and parasitic speciesroundworms, hookworms
characteristics include nephridia, blood vessels, and sometimes hermaphroditismsegmented worms, leeches, earthworms
most recently named phylum; related to marine phyla Entoprocta and EctoproctaSymbion pandora
most diversephylum; jointed legs, chitinous exoskeleton; segmentedinsects, centipedes, millipedes, arachnids, sea spiders, horseshoe crabs, shrimps, lobsters, crabs, crayfish, barnacles, pillbugs
soft body, muscular foot, internal visceral mass; many have shells composed of calcium carbonateslugs, snails, clams, oysters, scallops, nautilus, squids, octopi
bilateral symmetry; most are hermaphroditicflatworms, parasites (like tapeworm and flukes) and the planarians
pharyngeal gill slits, notochord, post-anal tail, dorsal hollow nerve cordsea squirts, lancelets, true vertebrates
water-dwellers with asymmetric bodies and lack of distinctive tissuessponges

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.