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Medusa and polyp - question

Postby felicious » Sat Mar 17, 2007 7:50 pm

I am working on a biology I homework assignment, and am wavering on my answer to a particular question.
A medusa typically has more specialized organs for movement and response than a polyp does. Why might this be the case? I'm taking into consideration how the lifestyle of a medusa differs from that of most polyps...
Any help is appreciated.

Thank you. :)
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Postby mith » Sat Mar 17, 2007 8:41 pm

Hint, reproduction.
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Postby Darby » Sun Mar 18, 2007 11:23 pm

I think my hint would be sessile vs mobile - just follow up your initial instincts.
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