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Planaria

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Part of the "The Biology Classics" series. The cross-eyed flatworm, planaria, is both scavenger and predator, depending upon opportunity. Details food-seeking behavior, the flatworm's feeding method, locomotion (produced by a carpet of cilia), internal anatomy, and reproduction through the remarkable process of regeneration. Accessibility options on the DVD are: (1) expanded description, (2) English subtitles in a black box, (3) subtitled description.

Media Details

Runtime: 6 minutes

The Biology Classics
Episode 1
12 minutes
Grade Level: 8 - 12
The Biology Classics
Episode 2
6 minutes
Grade Level: 8 - 12
The Biology Classics
Episode 3
6 minutes
Grade Level: 8 - 12
The Biology Classics
Episode 4
7 minutes
Grade Level: 8 - 12