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How many animals are their who have more than One Heart?

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posted Jul 15, 2016 by Reshmi S

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Animals with More than One Heart

Octopus or Squid

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Octopus and Squid have 3 hearts in total, 1 systematic to go along with two 'gill hearts' that force blood to the gills.

Earthworms

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An earthworm has 5 arches or hearts that are segmented and pump blood throughout its body.

Hagfish

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The hagfish has 4 of them, one main 3 chambered systematic heart and 3 accessory pumps.

answer Jul 16, 2016 by Fay Paul
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Octopuses and squids have one primary heart to pump oxygenated blood throughout their bodies and two more operational hearts to pump blood to their gills. Earthworms have five hearts, called aortic arches, one to pump blood through each segment of their bodies. The unique hagfish has between five and 15 pairs of gills and four hearts. One heart acts as the primary pump, and the other four supplement it when needed.

answer Jul 15, 2016 by Vrije Mani Upadhyay
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