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Anemone

1. (Science: botany) a genus of plants of the ranunculus or Crowfoot family; windflower. Some of the species are cultivated in gardens.

2. (Science: zoology) The sea anemone. See actinia, and sea anemone.

this word is sometimes pronounced n-m-n, especially by classical scholars.

Origin: L. Anemone, gr, fr. Wind.


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Why do you keep talking about species

... Class: Actinopterygii Ray-finned Fishes Class: Sarcopterygii Lungfishes Class: Cephalaspidomorphi Jawless Fishes Phylum: Cnidaria Corals and Sea Anemones Class: Anthozoa Class: Hydrozoa Phylum: Echinodermata Sea Stars, Sea Urchins and relatives Class: Asteroidea Sea Stars, Cushion Stars and relatives ...

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Mon Jun 29, 2009 5:35 pm
 
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Sun Jun 07, 2009 7:05 am
 
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Name of animal found in Boulogne-sur-Mer

... Imagine the shell something like these sea anemones + 5 lines similar to the leaves of the palm in the picture below. http://realestate.theemiratesnetwork.com/developments/dubai/palm_islands/images/palm_jumeirah.jpg ...

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by NicholasBio
Tue Sep 23, 2008 6:54 pm
 
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jelly fish protain

the luciferase enzyme has been "discovered" by bacteria, fungi, sea anemones, dinoflagelates and fireflies. Here is a link to a page describing luciferase. Very cool. I have actually printed all those files and made a molecule catalog http://www.pdb.org/pdb/static.do?p=education_discussion/molecule_of_the_month/pdb78_1.html

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by MrMistery
Fri Feb 23, 2007 11:16 am
 
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hydrozoans

... In other words it is an animal. Some Examples of Hydrozoa are hydras and Portugese man-o-war. Examples of other Cnidarians are jellyfish, sean anemones, and corals.

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by flint
Thu Dec 15, 2005 3:24 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: hydrozoans
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