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Caenorhabditis elegans name and use
nematode (free living), genetic regulation of organ development and apoptosis
Honeybee sci. name and use
Apis mellifera, behavior, communication, memory, and sensory processing
Yucatan octupus is a model for comparative psych,neurobiology,electrophysiology, neurochemistry , and sensory processing. Sci name?
Luciferase has been studied from what organsim?
What protein makes up the skeleton of sponges used in osteoarthritis?
Name the fruit fly
Starlet sea Anemone
Aplysia californica is in what lareger phylogenic category?
What organism was the first to have its genome completely sequenced?
What does semelparous mean?
grows rapidly to puberty breeds once then dies-Cephalopods
Porifera phyla example
Cnidaria phyla examples
corals, anemones, jellyfish
Ectoprocta phyla examples
bryozoans and marine mats
Platyheminthes phyla examples
flatworms, trematodes, cestodes
annelids phyla examples
ragworms, earthworms, and leeches
Echinodermata phyla examples
starfish, brittle tars, sea urchins, and sea cucumbers
Mollusc phyla examples
snails, octupi, squid, clams, scallops, oysters, and chitons
Arthropod phyla examples
intects, crustaceans, arachnids
Which species has shown emotion-like reactions to stimuli (mollusc)
What are the two indicators of full anesthesia in an invertebrate?
Immobility and loss of righting reflex
Failure of signs of recovery for how long indicate death?
What are the three philosophical attitudes toward treatment of invertebrates?
Contractarian- feel obligate for own good
Rights-based - self awareness, and quality of life
The first legislation to protect invertebrates was what and when?
UK Animal (Scientific Procedures) Act, 1993
What can be used as an anesthetic?
Mg Cl2, benzocaine, inhalants and CO2