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Jellyfishes

Jellyfish

(Science: zoology) Any one of the acalephs, especially. One of the larger species, having a jellylike appearance. See medusa.


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Most venomous animal

... or the new species that has just been documented, which is only the size of a human thumbnail :shock: Chironex fleckeri is a box jellyfish. Box jellyfishes are included in the class Cubozoa.

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by Enzyme
Sun Dec 24, 2006 3:52 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Most venomous animal
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evolution of reproduction

... apart and a new organism growing from that broken part while the parent would "heal" the lost part. Some organisms (like some sort of jellyfishes, I guess) have primitive specialized body parts for reproduction that are just a tissue whose cells are fragmented and spread free, eventually ...

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by Danniel
Wed Sep 27, 2006 5:16 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: evolution of reproduction
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Jellyfish: Plant or animal?

Jellyfishes are animals, but they can have a simbiotic relationship with different kinds of algaes.

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by beluga fiction
Sat May 13, 2006 3:47 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jellyfish: Plant or animal?
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