cnidarian


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Synonyms for cnidarian

radially symmetrical animals having saclike bodies with only one opening and tentacles with stinging structures

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Relative contributions of various cellular mechanisms to loss of algae during cnidarian bleaching.
Furthermore, recent descriptions of very small phosphatized fossils that predate the Cambrian by 25 million years or more have demonstrated the presence of cnidarians that might even be stem anthozoans (the cnidarian class that includes anemones and corals).
Discoidal structures occur on at least three horizons (two of which are well exposed at the McKay Highway outcrop), and all share similar morphologic features, including features that are common to cnidarian medusae.
10:45 A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON IDENTIFYING CNIDARIANS USING MOLECULAR TECHNIQUES
Craspedacusta sowerbii, the only species of freshwater cnidarian exhibiting a medusa stage in its life cycle, was collected from an excavated pond in Jefferson County, Texas from 6 July to 12 November 2001.
This is the calcareous skeleton of a colonial cnidarian whose Latin name means red coral (Corallium rubrum).
Patterns of genetic subdivision in populations of a clonal cnidarian, Zoanthus coppingeri, from the Great Barrier Reef.
When the top1 gene hit of ORF was similar to cnidarian or Syinbiodinium sequences, the ORF was assigned as the host or symbiont-derived sequence, respectively.
Moreover, cnidarian population increases over time were found in several fjords and channels, showing an increase of three orders of magnitude in the abundance of several species of siphonophores between the Penas Gulf (48[degrees]S) and the Trinidad Channel (50[degrees]10'S) (Palma et al, 2014).
Miranda LS, Collins AG and Marques AC (2010) Molecules Clarify a Cnidarian Life Cycle--The "Hydrozoan" Micro hydrula limopsicola Is an Early Life Stage of the Staurozoan Haliclystus antarcticus.
At the Patuxent River site, 17 species dominated ash-free dry weights: 6 bivalves, 2 crabs, 2 fishes, 4 amphipods, 1 polychaete, 1 gastropod, and 1 cnidarian.
1:45 ANALYSIS OF SWIMMING BEHAVIOR BY GELATINOUS ZOOPLANKTON IN ALTERED GRAVITY CONDITIONS: CTENOPHORE AND CNIDARIAN MEDUSA
Craspedacusta sowerbii, the only species of freshwater cnidarian exhibiting a medusa stage in it's life cycle, was collected from an excavated pond in Jefferson County, Texas from 6 July to 12 November 2001.
It was suggested that detection of suitable substrate by cnidarian planula could be controlled by cues associated with coralline algae (Sebens 1983, Morse 1991).