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  • Korean
    • 갑각류
    • 절지동물문
  • Italian
    • Artropodi
  • Portuguese
    • Artrópodes
  • Scientific Names
    • Arthropoda
  • English
    • Arthropods
    • Joint Legged Invertebrate
    • Arthropod
  • Spanish
    • Artrópodos
  • Russian
    • Членистоногие
  • Belarusian
    • Членістаногія
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 節肢動物門
  • Japanese
    • 節足動物門

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Description from Wikipedia

An arthropod is an invertebrate animal having an exoskeleton (external skeleton), a segmented body, and jointed appendages. Arthropods are members of the phylum Arthropoda (from Greek ἄρθρον árthron, "joint", and πούς pous (gen. podos), i.e. "foot" or "leg", which together mean "jointed leg"), and include the insects, arachnids, and crustaceans. Arthropods are characterized by their jointed limbs and cuticles, which are mainly made of α-chitin; the cuticles of crustaceans are also biomineralized with calcium carbonate. The...

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