Sentence Examples


  • They occur in vertebrate animals throughout the globe, though varying in abundance in different districts and at different times.
  • The minute gradations observed by Hyatt, Waagen and all invertebrate palaeontologists, in the hard parts (shells) of molluscs, &c., are analogous to the equally minute gradations observed by vertebrate palaeontologists in the hard parts of reptiles and mammals.
  • Smith Woodward's Outlines of Vertebrate Palaeontology (Cambridge, 1898).
  • Vertebrate host, Athene noctua, Little Owl; invertebrate host, Culex pipiens.
  • On gaining an entry into the blood of a vertebrate the organisms pass rapidly into the general circulation, and are thus carried all over.