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    • a team of acalephs of which Lucernaria could…
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calycozoa definition

  • noun-plural:
    • a team of acalephs of which Lucernaria could be the type. Your body is cup-shaped with eight limited lobes bearing clavate tentacles. An aboral sucker serves for accessory. The interior is split into four big compartments. See lucernarida.
    • several acalephs that Lucernaria is the type. The human body is cup-shaped with eight marginal lobes bearing clavate tentacles. An aboral sucker acts for attachment. The interior is split into four big compartments. See lucernarida.
  • noun:
    • An order of discophorous hydrozoans, the lucernarian acalephs: so called for their cup-shape, obtaining the umbrella or disk without a velum, pedunculated aborally, and with the capacity of accessory during the aboral pole.
    • An order of discophorous hydrozoans, the lucernarian acalephs: so-called due to their cup-shape, having the umbrella or disk without a velum, pedunculated aborally, and effective at accessory on aboral pole.
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