Why is an earthworm considered an annelid?

Answer The annelids get their name from phylum Annelida, which means segmented worms. According to East Stroudsburg University, this means that these worms are bilaterally symmetrical and have a body wall... Read More »

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If considered disabled and was employed as a truck driver what is considered gainful emplotment?

Assess the economic facts: your earnings before the disability, your living expenses such as housing, utilities, taxes, etc (not discretionary i.e., premium cable channels, restaurant dining, etc),... Read More »

How Does an Earthworm Eat?

Charles Darwin said of the earthworm, "It may be doubted if there are any other animals which have played such an important part in the history of the world as these lowly organized creatures." Ind... Read More »

Earthworm Vs. Red Wigglers?

"Earthworm" is a generic term that can refer to any annelid (segmented worm) that burrows into soil and is a member of the class Oligochaeta. The red wiggler is a type of earthworm that is popularl... Read More »

Is an earthworm a flatworm?

While earthworms and flatworms are both part of the general worm family, they are not the same. Earthworms are segmented worms, or annelids, and live in and eat soil. Flatworms are part of the Phyl... Read More »