scyphozoan

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scyphozoan

any marine medusoid COELENTERATE of the class Scyphoza, containing the jellyfish. The medusa is the dominant and sometimes only phase of the life history, the polyp being small (a SCYPHISTOMA) or absent.
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For the Scyphozoa, in particular, the number of species is likely to rise as a result of an increased research effort (Appeltans et al., 2012), particularly on molecular analyses (Dawson, 2004; Chiaverano et al., 2016; Gomez-Daglio & Dawson, 2017).
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Some aspects of regeneration in the scyphistoma of Cassiopea (class Scyphozoa) as revealed by the use of antimetabolites and microspectrophotometry.