Classification
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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 刺胞動物門
  • Korean
    • 자포동물문
  • Portuguese
    • Cnidários
  • English
    • Cnidarians
  • Scientific Names
    • Cnidaria
  • Spanish
    • Corales, medusas y parientes
  • Japanese
    • 刺胞動物門

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Recent observations

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What

Lion's Mane Jellyfish Cyanea capillata

Observer

mckittre

Date

September 27, 2016 10:21 AM AKDT

Description

Subtidal. Pulled up on settling plates and associated lines in the harbor, while surveying for tunicates.

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Observer

mckittre

Date

September 27, 2016 10:25 AM AKDT

Description

Subtidal. Pulled up on settling plates and associated lines in the harbor, while surveying for tunicates.

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What

Sea Anemones and Corals Class Anthozoa

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

July 27, 2016 11:00 AM EET

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What

Slimy Leather Coral Sarcophyton trocheliophorum

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

July 27, 2016 11:00 AM EET

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What

Pulsating Xenid Heteroxenia fuscescens

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

July 27, 2016 11:00 AM EET

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What

Knob Coral Goniastrea stelligera

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

July 26, 2016 03:00 PM EET

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

budak

Date

March 13, 2016 09:14 AM SGT

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budak

Date

March 13, 2016 09:06 AM SGT

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Observer

budak

Date

March 13, 2016 09:01 AM SGT

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What

Stony Corals Order Scleractinia

Observer

budak

Date

March 13, 2016 08:59 AM SGT

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Observer

budak

Date

March 13, 2016 08:58 AM SGT

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What

Stony Corals Order Scleractinia

Observer

budak

Date

March 13, 2016 08:55 AM SGT
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Description from Wikipedia

Cnidaria (/naɪˈdɛəriə/ with a silent c) is a phylum containing over 10,000species of animals found exclusively in aquatic and mostly marine environments. Their distinguishing feature is cnidocytes, specialized cells that they use mainly for capturing prey. Their bodies consist of mesoglea, a non-living jelly-like substance, sandwiched between two layers of epithelium that are mostly one cell thick. They have two basic body forms: swimming medusae and sessile polyps, both of which are radially symmetrical with mouths...

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