A group of children were playing on a heap of sand. One of them collected some shelled creatures from the sand. Being taught lesson on diversity in school, one of them identified them as snail.

(i) Name the phylum to which snail belongs?

(ii) Write two characteristic features of this phylum.

(iii) Give few more examples of the particular phylum.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 31st Mar, 2016, 11:33: AM

Expert Answer:

(i) Mollusca.

(ii) (a) Hard shell present on the body.

      (b) Open circulatory system.

(iii) Other examples of Phylum Mollusca are snail, squid, octopus

Answered by  | 31st Mar, 2016, 01:33: PM