what are the characteristics of vertebrates?

Asked by  | 4th Feb, 2012, 06:07: AM

Expert Answer:

Characteristics of vertebrates are:
  • Possess true vertebral column and internal skeleton
  • bilaterally symmetrical
  • triploblastic
  • coelomic
  • segmented
  • show complex differentiation of body tissues and organs
  • have a notochord
  • have a dorsal nerve cord
  • are triploblastic
  • have paired gill pouches
  • are coelomate

Answered by  | 5th Feb, 2012, 09:10: AM

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