Why are the animals which belong to phylum Platyhelminthes called flatworms?

 

Asked by Topperlearning User | 31st May, 2016, 06:00: AM

Expert Answer:

The animals of phylum Platyhelminthes have their bodies dorsoventrally flattened. Because they appear flat, they are called flatworms.

 

Answered by  | 31st May, 2016, 08:00: AM