• WordNet 3.6
    • adj arthropodal of or relating to invertebrates of the phylum Arthropoda
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • arthropodal Same as arthropodous.
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In literature:

The last and most important line that led upward from the chaos of Archaean worms is that of the Arthropods.
"The Story of Evolution" by Joseph McCabe
The former worked on a butterfly, Vanessa antiope, the latter on other arthropods.
"Darwin and Modern Science" by A.C. Seward and Others
These beasts have apparently given rise to the Arthropods.
"The Worst Journey in the World, Volumes 1 and 2" by Apsley Cherry-Garrard
Thus the nervous system is dorsal in the Vertebrate, ventral in the Arthropod.
"Form and Function" by E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
Arthropods: all those articulates having jointed legs.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
The arthropods in general were provided with a carapace; most of them were crustaceans.
"Creative Evolution" by Henri Bergson
The most dangerous animal seems to be a two-foot-tall arthropod.
"Competition" by James Causey
They secrete a cuticle which never approaches in thickness the often calcified cuticle of Arthropods.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7" by Various
C. Finally, and most important, arthropods may be transmitters and disseminators of disease.
"Handbook of Medical Entomology" by William Albert Riley
Among the arthropods luminous forms crop up here and there in widely unrelated groups.
"The Nature of Animal Light" by E. Newton Harvey
Give the classes of arthropods with an example of each.
"A Guide for the Study of Animals" by Worrallo Whitney
In other Arthropods the cerebral ganglia arise in a similar way, but the invaginations disappear in the adult.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 3" by Various
The most common arthropods in the nests were mites (parasitic, predaceous, and free-living) and springtails.
"Natural History of the Prairie Vole (Mammalian Genus Microtus)" by E. W. Jameson
In the so-called horny sponges it resembles the chitin in which insects and other arthropods are clothed.
"Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa" by Nelson Annandale
By far the greatest number of hosts is furnished by the Arthropods.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 5" by Various
Insect wings are specialized outgrowths of certain thoracic segments, and are quite unrepresented in any other class of Arthropods.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 4" by Various
The scats consist mainly of chitinous fragments of arthropod prey.
"Life History and Ecology of the Five-lined Skink, Eumeces fasciatus" by Henry S. Fitch
The arthropods had now seized upon the land.
"The Elements of Geology" by William Harmon Norton
In the antennae they are thickly set side by side on the rings of skin which give such an Arthropod appearance to these organs in Peripatus.
"The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1" by Francis Maitland Balfour
The Arthropods are animals of a high degree of organization.
"Elementary Zoology, Second Edition" by Vernon L. Kellogg

In news:

The evolving insect brain Arthropods include any animal with an exoskeleton, jointed legs and a segmented body, from lobsters to scorpions to beetles to butterflies.
Under magnification, he could see the dark brown silhouette of preserved brain nestled in the arthropod 's skull.
INTERVIEWS Animal Collective's Arthropod Overlords Announce New LP 'Centipede Hz'.
We welcome our new arthropod overlords.
INTERVIEWS Animal Collective's Arthropod Overlords Announce New LP ' Centipede Hz'.
That's one big arthropod: this enormous harvestmen has a leg span of over 12 inches, although scientists are unable to pinpoint exact species.
We also inspect them through microscopes, comparing and contrasting them with other arthropods.
No picnic is complete without arthropodal visitors, and the Big Blanket event last weekend, on the south lawn of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, was no exception.
Keeping track of UAE's arthropods.
Scientists, the first to follow arthropods with this technique, learn quite a bit.
Variety of arthropods living in world's rain forests astonishing .
Mallak further cited "findings of airway obstruction by the arthropod body parts".
"If we want to understand and conserve life on Earth, we had better start understanding and conserving the arthropods of tropical forests .".
Variety of arthropods living in world's rain forests astonishing.
It's well-known that the world's rain forests contain an enormous variety of arthropods, the group of animals that includes insects and spiders.

In science:

USOs, and arthropods/animal tissue (Wolfram Research 2012).
Stable isotopes, functional morphology, and human evolution: a model of consilience
C.), and the arthropod + USO advantage scenario (D.).
Stable isotopes, functional morphology, and human evolution: a model of consilience
Bartonel la is a genus of bacteria that infects mammals (including humans), usually transmitted by arthropods.
A coupled hidden Markov model for disease interactions