- any annelid of the class or group Chaetopoda, having the body composed of more or less similar segments with muscular processes bearing setae.
Origin of chaetopod
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A similar constitution of the body is more clearly seen in the Chaetopod worms.
The corm becomes the seat of a development of a special visual organ, the Arthropod eye (as opposed to the Chaetopod eye).
(g) The two eyes of Chaetopod structure have disappeared, and are replaced by the Euarthropod eyes.
C19: from New Latin Chaetopoda; see chaeta, -pod
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