Cephalochordata


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Cephalochordata

a primitive group of the phylum Chordata that is usually given the status of a class. The group contains only AMPHIOXUS and a few related forms.
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A homologous amino acid sequence alignment of the various CacyBP proteins from Arthropoda, Enteropneusta, Mollusca, Cephalochordata, and Vertebrata was performed using ClustalX.
Evolution of the mitochondrial genome in Cephalochordata as inferred from complete nucleotide sequences from two Epigonichthys species.
CEPHALOCHORDATA Branchiostoma elongatum PISCES Engraulis ringens Odonthestes regia Normanichthys crockeri 57.