hydranth definition

  • noun:
    • A feeding zooid in a hydroid colony having an oral orifice surrounded by tentacles.
    • someone polyp of a hydroid colony
    • among the nutritive zooids of a hydroid colony. In addition placed on the proboscis or manubrium of a hydroid medusa. See Illust. of hydroidea.
    • A polypite; the basic architectural take into account Hydrozoa.

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