comatulid definition

  • noun:
    • some of various marine invertebrates for the class Crinoidea, like the sea lilies and feather stars, being attached to a surface by a stalk when young but are free-swimming as grownups.
    • Any crinoid for the genus Antedon or allied genera.
    • Any crinoid of this genus Antedon or allied genera.
    • A member of the family members Comatulid√¶.
    • free-swimming stalkless crinoid with ten feathery arms; found on muddy water bottoms
    • Any of numerous marine invertebrates of the course Crinoidea, for instance the water lilies and feather movie stars, being attached with a surface by a stalk when younger but might be free-swimming as adults.
    • Any crinoid of the genus Antedon or allied genera.
    • Any crinoid of the genus Antedon or allied genera.
    • A member regarding the family members Comatulid√¶.
    • free-swimming stalkless crinoid with ten feathery hands; available on muddy ocean bottoms

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