Significance to humans

It is documented that the heteronemertean, Cerebratulus lacteus, (tapeworm) was frequently collected and used as bait by sport fishermen in the United States, at least into the middle of the twentieth century. Another large heteronemertean used as bait in South Africa and Mozambique is Polybra-chiorhynchus dayi, also referred to as tapeworm by fishermen. Other uses of anoplan nemerteans are not known.

Hidradenitis Illustration
1. Tubulanus annulatus; 2. Lineus longissimus; 3. Baseodiscus delineatus. (Illustration by John Megahan)
Essentials of Human Physiology

Essentials of Human Physiology

This ebook provides an introductory explanation of the workings of the human body, with an effort to draw connections between the body systems and explain their interdependencies. A framework for the book is homeostasis and how the body maintains balance within each system. This is intended as a first introduction to physiology for a college-level course.

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