Ephyra

• (n.) A stage in the development of discophorous medusae, when they first begin to swim about after being detached from the strobila. See Strobila.
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ephyra

(from the article `jellyfish`) The life cycle of free-swimming Scyphozoan jellyfish typically consists of three stages. A sessile polyp (scyphistoma) stage asexually buds off young ... ...for this function. The major distinguishing feature of the cubozoans is that each polyp transforms entirely into a medusa. In most scyphozoans, a ... ...
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Ephyra

Eph'y·ra noun [ New Latin , from Greek ..., an old name of Corinth.] (Zoology) A stage in the development of discophorous medusæ, when they first begin to swim about after being detached from the strobila. See Strobila .
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