the subphylum comprising the vertebrate animals.
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How to use Vertebrata in a sentence
From this table you see that several insects included in it exceed some of the smallest Vertebrata in bulk.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4) | William Kirby
The difference here between Insects and the Vertebrata seems very wide; but some of the latter make an approach towards it.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4) | William Kirby
In these animals evolutionists see a link between the Mollusca and the Vertebrata.
This resemblance is of some interest, as bearing on a probable Annelid origin of Vertebrata.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1 | Francis Maitland Balfour
The differences between the types of Mammalia and remaining Vertebrata are, however, not so great as might at first sight appear.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1 | Francis Maitland Balfour