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A clade of protostome animals, based chiefly on molecular systematics, whose members include the arthropods, nematodes, onychophorans, and tardigrades. All are characterized by their habit of periodic moulting (i.e. ecdysis, hence the name of the clade).

Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.

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