Scyphistoma

• (n.) The young attached larva of Discophora in the stage when it resembles a hydroid, or actinian.
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scyphistoma

<zoology> The young attached larva of Discophora in the stage when it resembles a hydroid, or actinian. ... (06 Mar 1998) ...
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scyphistoma

(from the article `binary fission`) ...binary fission is often differentiated into types, such as transverse or longitudinal, depending on the axis of cell separation. Regular ... The life cycle of free-swimming Scyphozoan jellyfish typically consists of three stages. A sessile polyp (scyphistoma) stage asexually buds off young ... ....
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Scyphistoma

Scy·phis'to·ma noun ; plural Scyphistomata , Scyphistomæ . [ New Latin , from Greek sky`fos a cup + sto`ma the mouth.] (Zoology) The young attached larva of Discophora in the stage when it resembles a hydroid, or actinian.
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