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(phylum Arthropoda)

Arthropods that possess antennae. These were formerly classed as a subphylum, named for the fact that the first appendages behind the mouth are mandibles, and included the insects, crustaceans, millipedes, and centipedes. The grouping is now held to be artificial.

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