Coelenterata


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Coelenterata

 [se-len″ter-a´tah]
former name for a phylum of marine invertebrates now assigned to the phylum cnidaria.

Coe·len·ter·a·ta

(sē-len'tĕ-rā'tă),
One of the major phyla of invertebrates, to which such forms as jellyfish belong.

Coe·len·ter·a·ta

(sē-len-tĕ-rā'tă)
One of the major phyla of invertebrates, to which forms such as jellyfish belong.

coelenterata

Jellyfish, corals, hydroids and sea anemones, some of which can cause painful stings. The sting of the jellyfish Chironex fleckeri is sometimes fatal. Coelenterate toxins can cause damage to the blood cells, the heart and the skin.
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Ofrenda 125: taxa identificadas (con asterisco se indican los nuevos registros) Nombre vulgar Phylum Coelenterata Acropora cervicornis Coral asta de venado Gorgonia sp.
The organically cemented sandstone filling the organism constitutes its "sandstone skeleton" anchoring the whole structure to the bottom but allowing it to oscillate under the influence of the currents, as at present time is the case of certain coelenterata close to the actinies.
Movement in soft corals: an interaction between Nepthea brassica (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) and Acropora hyacinthus (Coelenterata: Octocorallia): III.
Sipunculidae Cnidaria 1.82 0.33 0.61 0.02 Coelenterata UI 0.91 0.25 0.32 0.01 Sertularella turgida 0.91 0.08 0.30 0.003 Mollusca 9.09 0.33 19.38 1.80 Gastropoda Crepidula sp.
Briefly, all species of precious coral in the Western Pacific belong to one of three Orders within the Class Anthozoa, Phylum Coelenterata. The pink and bamboo corals, Corallium spp.
Chlorophyta): an endosymbiotic green alga from cells of the Japanese Hydra magnipapillata (Coelenterata).
Octocorals from Costa Rica: The genus Pacifigorgia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae).
Sexual reproduction in Acropora (Isopora) (Coelenterata:Scleractinia) 1.
Die Ultrastruktur des Neuromuskularen Systems der Medusen von Tripedalia cystophora und Carybdea marsupialis (Coelenterata. Cubozoa).
A new species of Leptogorgia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) from the shallow waters of the eastern Pacific.