Anthozoa


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Related to Anthozoa: Ctenophora, Cubozoa
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Noun1.Anthozoa - a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and coralsAnthozoa - a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
Cnidaria, Coelenterata, phylum Cnidaria, phylum Coelenterata - hydras; polyps; jellyfishes; sea anemones; corals
actinozoan, anthozoan - sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
Alcyonaria, order Alcyonaria - corals and sea anemones having eight branches
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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At the turn of the millennium, the diversity and distribution of zooxanthellate stony coral species (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia) had appeared to be precisely characterised and resolved (Veron 1995, 2000, 2002).
A coral belongs to the class Anthozoa in the animal phylum Cnidaria, which includes sea anemones and jellyfish.
(Anthozoa: Scleractinia) durante un proceso de restauracion en la costa del Pacifico mexicano.
Evolutionary origins of germline segregation in Metazoa: evidence for a germ stem cell lineage in the coral Orbicella faveolata (Cnidaria, Anthozoa).
Eight macroinvertebrate species in a variety of taxa gave positive reactions to PCR analysis: annelids, Crustacea, acidians, anthozoa, porifera, and an echinoderm.
Los grupos menos frecuentes (< 20%) en los cantos fueron: Polyplacophora, Anthozoa y Echinoidea.
Re-description of Phymactis papillosa (Lesson, 1830) and Phymanthea pluvia (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (Cnidaria: Anthozoa), two common actiniid sea anemones from the south east Pacific with a discussion of related genera.
Filum Cnidaria (knidliler, haslamlilar) uyeleri genelde denizlerde, cok az turu tatli sularda bulunan, hayat evrelerinde belirgin bir polimorfizm gorulen canlilar toplulugudur ve 5 sinifa (Hydrozoa, Scyphozoa, Staurozoa, Cubozoa, Anthozoa) ayrilir.
This dramatic fall of curtains found in Harlequin's new Anthozoa collection beautifully illustrates the potential of curtains - they make this room come alive
N X S X Anthozoa Ptilosarcus gumeyi N X (Sea Pen) S X Metridium farcimen O X X (White Plume Anemone) Mollusca Gastropoda Subclass: N X Opisthobranchia S X X (nudibranch) O X Nassarius mendicus N X X (snail) S O Aplysia spp.