Discomedusae | definition of Discomedusae by Medical dictionary
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Discomedusae an order of the class Scyphozoa (COELENTERATES) that contains most of the common disc-shaped jelly fish.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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New family of allomorphic jellyfishes, Drymonematidae (Scyphozoa, Discomedusae
), emphasizes evolution in the functional morphology and trophic ecology of gelatinous zooplankton.
Class Scyphozoa comprises two lineages: Discomedusae