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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References in periodicals archive ?
Sterile polystyrene culture dishes induce transformation of polyps into medusae in Aurelia aurita (Scyphozoa. Cnidaria).
The boundaries of the study area were defined by the availability of records of macro medusae (>5 cm bell diameter) belonging to the classes Scyphozoa and Cubozoa.
First Evidence of Inbreeding, Relatedness and Chaotic Genetic Patchiness in the Holoplanktonic Jellyfish Pelagianoctiluca (Scyphozoa, Cnidaria).
Interannual variability, growth, reproduction and feeding of Pelagia noctiluca (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa) in the Straits of Messina (Central Mediterranean Sea): linkages with temperature and diet.
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.
N X (salps) Cnidaria Scyphozoa Aurelia aurita N X (Moon Jelly) S X O X Amelia spp.
Kremer, "Carbon metabolism and strobilation in Cassiopea andromedea (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa): Significance of endosymbiotic dinoflagellates," Marine Biology, vol.
Cha et al., "Cytotoxicity and hemolytic activity of jellyfish Nemopilema nomurai (Scyphozoa: Rhizostomeae) venom," Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - C Toxicology and Pharmacology, vol.
Fish and planktonic invertebrates that were accidentally collected by the trawl (e.g., Chaetognatha, Euphausiacea, Scyphozoa) were removed so that only benthic invertebrates were included in the sample analysis.
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.