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Synonyms for cilial

of or relating to cilia projecting from the surface of a cell

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Abalone larvae swim by cilial beating but disperse as passively transported particles because their swimming ability is poor.
In fresh specimens, cellular tufts may retain cilial motility for several hours.
21,22] Although dyssynchronous cilial motility was seen in this case, ciliocyiophthoria have also been noted to produce rhythmic motility.
The presence of a cilial ring around the velum is one of the key characteristics of veliger larvae (Waller 1981, Beauchamp 1986, Strathmann et al.