Cestida


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Noun1.Cestida - ctenophore having short tentacles; one family
animal order - the order of animals
class Tentaculata, Tentaculata - ctenophores have retractile tentacles
Cestidae, family Cestidae - coextensive with the order Cestida; ctenophores having a greatly flattened and elongated body
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In situ observations of foraging, feeding, and escape behavior in three orders of oceanic ctenophores: Lobata, Cestida, and Beroida.