Cystophora


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Noun1.Cystophora - hooded seals
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Phocidae, Phocidae - earless seals
bladdernose, Cystophora cristata, hooded seal - medium-sized blackish-grey seal with large inflatable sac on the head; of Arctic and northern Atlantic waters
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Visually guided obstacle avoidance in the box jellyfish Tripedalia cystophora and Chiropsella hronzie.
Phyconanotechnology: synthesis of silver nanoparticles using brown marine algae Cystophora moniliformis and their characterisation.
Last, we excluded a number of species because of rarity or absence in the Inuit diet (various canids: Arctic wolf Canis lupus and foxes Vulpes lagopus, bowhead whale Balaena mysticetus, hooded seal Cystophora cristata, gulls, owls, and raptors) or because weight data were unavailable (mollusks, Arctic cod Boreogadus saida, sculpins).
His specimens were collected from the weed Cystophora expansa (Areschoug) Womersley, a species which is seasonal in growth and is entirely absent in December and January, leading Dan to raise the question: how does S.
The algae used were the browns Cystophora retroflexa, Ecklonia radiata, Lessonia variegata, Zonaria turneriana, Carpophyllum maschalocarpum; the reds Gigartina circumcincta, Corallina officinalis, Pterocladia lucida, Asparagopsis armata, and Rhodophyllis gunnii; the greens: Caulerpa brownii, Caulerpa geminata, Caulerpa flexilis, and Ulva sp.
Nilsson's team, which has analyzed eyes in other creatures, studied these eyes in the box jellyfish Tripedalia cystophora, which bob about the roots of mangrove trees in Puerto Rico.
Common Name Scientific Name California sea lion Zalophus californianus californianus Gray seal Halichoerus grypus Guadalupe fur seal Arctocephalus townsendi Harbor seal (North Atlantic) Phoca vitulina concolor Harbor seal (Pacific) Phoca vitulina richardii Harp seal Pagophilus groenlandicus Hooded seal Cystophora cristata Northern elephant seal Mirounga angustirostris Northern fur seal Callorhinus ursinus Steller sea lion Eumetopias jubatus Table 2.
Paternity exclusion by DNA fingerprinting, and mate guarding in the hooded seal Cystophora cristata.
Box jellyfish (Cubozoa: Carybdeida) in Hawaiian waters, and the first record of Tripedalia cystophora in Hawai'i.
The organisms used in our tree and the accession numbers for their small subunit rRNA sequences include Artemia salina (X01723), Xenopus laevis (X04025), Mytilus edulis (L24489), Tripedalia cystophora (L10829), Microciona prolifera (L10825), Diaphanoeca grandis (L10824), Rosette agent (L29455), R.
The interaction between offshore cod trawlers and harp seals, Phoca groenlandica, and hooded seals, Cystophora cristata, off Newfoundland, Canada.