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Platinum

A rare and valuable metal. Platinum is used in jewelry and electronics. Platinum is traded as a commodity on various security exchanges. Platinum is volatile like other commodities, but generally maintains a relatively high price.
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Reise K: Experimental sediment disturbances on a tidal flat: Responses of free-living Platyhelminthes and small Polychaeta.
These included Acanthocephala, Arthropoda (Copepoda), Platyhelminthes (Cestoidea, Trematoda, Monogenea), Nematoda, and Mollusca (glochidia larvae).
Metazoans were a highly diverse group, including bryozoans, nematodes, copepod crustaceans, Platyhelminthes, barnacles, arthropods, and molluscs.