Interesting Facts

-Arthropods have segmented bodies.
-They were the first landing animals.
-They have an open circulatory system.
-Living arthropods are divided into 4 subgroups.(Chelicerates, Crustacea, Hexapods, and Myriapods).
-They have an exoskeleton.
-Arthropods get their name from the Greek words, artho, meaning jointed,   and pod, meaning foot.
-Arthropods are the largest group of animals.
-Arthropods go through metamorphosis.
-Arthropods molt their exoskeleton when they grow.