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Placozoans

Placozoa

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Placozoa (Placozoans) is a phylum of animals. There are 2 species of placozoans, in 2 genera and 1 family. They includes groups like Trichoplacidae. They are detritivores. They have asexual reproduction and sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019954
  • Definition: Capable of the biological process in which new individuals are produced by either a single cell or a group of cells, in the absence of any sexual process.
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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Placozoan Habitats

The environments in which many placozoans species are known to live. Select an environment to see its placozoans species checklist.

placozoans Habitats

The environments in which many placozoans species are known to live. Select an environment to see its placozoans species checklist.

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