Cubozoa


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Related to Cubozoa: Hydrozoa, sea wasp, Chironex fleckeri

Cubozoa

(ku?bo-zo'a) [Gr. kybos, a die, cube + -zoa]
A class of venomous marine invertebrates that includes the box jellyfish and sea wasp.
See: box jellyfish; sea wasp
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Die Ultrastruktur des neuromuskularen Systems der Medusen von Tripedalia cyslophora und Carybdea marsupialis (Coelenterata, Cubozoa).
Although members of the Class Cubozoa are found south of 35[degrees]S in Australia and New Zealand (Southcott, 1956, 1958; Kramp, 1961, 1970), they were rare at the same latitudes in the southwestern Atlantic.
Hasta el momento se han registrado alli 16 especies de sifonoforos (Hydrozoa) (Dominguez, 2002), siete de Scyphozoa (Moncaleano & Nino, 1979; Cedeno-Posso, 2010) y dos de Cubozoa (Cedeno-Posso, 2010; Cedeno-Posso & Lecompte, 2013a), mientras que en el Mar Caribe se han registrado 114 especies de la primera de estas clases, 12 de la segunda y cuatro de la tercera (Mianzan & Cornelius, 1999; Humann & Deloach, 2002).
Sadece Carybdea marsupialis (Cubozoa) ve Chrysaora hysoscella (Scyphozoa) turleri ile zehirlenmelerde, maruziyet bolgesi 30 saniye boyunca %4-6 asetik asit iceren sirkeye daldirilmalidir (Montgomery ve ark., 2016).
Bilateral symmetric organization of neural elements in the visual system of a coelenterate, Tripedalia cystophora (Cubozoa).
In Brazil there are about 22 species of Scyphozoa, 4 Cubozoa (Morandini et al., 2005) and more than 20 morphotypes of Hydrozoa only in the southeast and south regions (Tronolone, 2008).
To exclude regions of uncertain homology of 16S across Cubozoa, Gblocks ver.
Swimming, feeding, circulation and vision in the Australian box jellyfish, Chironex fleckeri (Cnidaria, Cubozoa).
Neural condensation into the nerve rings may be associated with a more diverse behavioral repertoire in the Hydrozoa and Cubozoa, allowing more rapid and accurate behavioral adjustments.
Table 1 Cnidarian jellyfish species used for feeding experiments of phyllosoma larvae Class Order Species Number of Experiments Scyphozoa* Semaeosiomeae Aurelia aurita > 10 Aurelia aurita > 10 (ephyraev and young medusae) Chrysaora pacifiea > 10 Sanderia malayensis 4 Rhizostomeae Mastigias papua 2 Nemopilema nomurai Hydrozoa Anthomedusae Nemopsis dofleini 4 Spirocodon saltalor > 10 Velella velella 1 Leptomedusae Aequorea S coerulescens Siphonophorae Physalia physafis 1 Cubozoa Cubomedusae Carybdea rastoni 2 * Bell diameters of scyphozoan medusae used for the examinations ranged from 30 to 100 mm.
Morphologic und Ultrastruktur der Lichtsinnesorgane von Tripedalia cystophora Conant (Cnidaria, Cubozoa).