Metazoans—The Earliest Multicellular Animals
Lecture no. 4 from the course: Major Transitions in Evolution
Taught by Professor Anthony Martin and 1 others | 26 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Make the leap from individual eukaryotic cells to organized groups of cells, called metazoans, which represent the first animals. Learn what distinguishes animals from plants, and how strange forms of animals flourished about 600 million years ago in shallow-marine environments devoid of predators.