Mention characteristic features of Phylum Platyhelminthes.

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Characteristic features of Phylum Platyhelminthes:

i. They are dorsiventrally flattened, bilaterally symmetrical and unsegmented worms.

ii. They are acoelomate, triploblastic and show tissue level of organization.

iii. Digestive cavity is present with a single opening, the mouth.

iv. Anus is absent.

v. Sexes are not separate.

Answered by  | 31st Mar, 2016, 12:36: PM