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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Species richness of jellyfishes (Scyphozoa: Discomedusae) in the tropical eastern Pacific: Missed taxa, molecules, and morphology match in a biodiversity hotspot.
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).
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).
Morphological variation and systematics in the Scyphozoa: Mastigias (Rhizostomeae, Mastigiidae)--a golden unstandard?Hydrobiologia 537: 185-206.
* Phyllum: Cnidaria Hatschek, 1888 (=Conulariida Babcock & Feldmann new Phyllum, 1986; Clase: Scyphozoa; Subclase: Conulata; Orden: Conulariida Miller & Gurley, 1896, Familia: Conulariidae Walcott, 1886; Genero: Paraconularia Sinclair, 1940a
89 EFFECTS OF SALINITY CONCENTRATION ON RATES OF POLYP CLONING, GROWTH, AND STROBILATION IN THE AURELIA LABIATA (CNIDARIA, SCYPHOZOA).
Prowfish diet is almost entirely composed of gelatinous zooplankton, plimarily scyphozoa and salps.
198Z Recruitment of Aurelia aurita (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa) larvae is position-dependent, and independent of conspecific density within a settling surface.
Some aspects of regeneration in the scyphistoma of Cassiopea (class Scyphozoa) as revealed by the use of antimetabolites and microspectrophotometry.