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Tardigrades is its phylum within the Ecdysozoa superphylum, which includes insects, crustaceans, arachnids and more.
The phylum has existed for at least 520 million years, through multiple mass extinctions.
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PHYLUM Defined for English Language Learners
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biology : a large group of related animals or plants
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medical Definition of phylum
- the phylum Arthropoda
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