Scyphozoa


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Related to Scyphozoa: Anthozoa, Staurozoa
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Noun1.Scyphozoa - coelenterates in which the polyp stage is absent or at least inconspicuous: jellyfishes
Cnidaria, Coelenterata, phylum Cnidaria, phylum Coelenterata - hydras; polyps; jellyfishes; sea anemones; corals
scyphozoan - any of various usually free-swimming marine coelenterates having a gelatinous medusoid stage as the dominant phase of its life cycle
Chrysaora, genus Chrysaora - a genus of Scyphozoa
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Dunya uzerinde yaklasik 250 Scyphozoa turu bulunurken, bunlarin sadece 20 turu Akdeniz'de yasamakta ve 13 turu yaygin olarak bulunmaktadir (Mariottini ve Pane, 2010).
N X (salps) Cnidaria Scyphozoa Aurelia aurita N X (Moon Jelly) S X O X Amelia spp.
New investigations on systematics and evolution of the class Scyphozoa and the phylum Cnidaria.
Crangonidae Pink shrimp Pandalus eous Pandalidae Dungeness crab Cancer magister Cancridae Unidentified jellyfish Class Scyphozoa Dock shrimp Pandalus danae Pandalidae Unidentified copepod Subclass Copepoda Pacific glass shrimp Pasiphaea pacifica Pasiphaeidae Unidentified amphipod Order Gammeridea Unidentified Pandalid Pandalus sp.