Overview

Calyptoblastina


Related Overviews

 

'Calyptoblastina' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Zoology and Animal Sciences

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

; class Hydrozoa, order Hydroida)

A suborder of Cnidaria in which the colony is covered by a chitinous perisarc with cup-like extensions, the hydrothecae and gonothecae, which protects the feeding and reproductive polyps respectively. Medusae have gonads on the radial canals. (Obelia is commonly used as an examination specimen.)

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.