Meaning of ARTHROPODA in English


A phylum within the animal kindom. It includes Crayfish, Millipedes, Centipedes, Spiders, and Insects. Arthropoda have a segmented body with a hard outer skeleton (exoskeleton). Usually the segments are grouped in two or three body regions. The body has a bilateral symmetry and it has paired segmented appendages.

English glossary of entomology and crop protection.      Английский глоссарий энтомологии и защиты растений.