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Planaria

6 minutes 40 seconds

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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 40 seconds

The Biology Classics
Episode 1
11 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 8 - 12
The Biology Classics
Episode 2
5 minutes 31 seconds
Grade Level: 8 - 12
The Biology Classics
Episode 3
6 minutes 40 seconds
Grade Level: 8 - 12
The Biology Classics
Episode 4
6 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 8 - 12