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Biology: Nematocysts

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LocationImageCnidae TypeRange of
Lengths (m)
Range of
Widths (m)
nNState
Carlgren O., 1940
Actinopharynx
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  21.5 - 25  x  2.5 - 3  /
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  23.5 - 32.5  x  5 -   /
N/A spirocysts   -   x   -   /
Column
N/A atrichous isorhizas [atrichs]  36 - 82  x  12 - 25  /
N/A holotrichs  56.5 -   x  12.5 -   1 /
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  25 - 29  x  5 -   /
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  28 -   x  2.5 -   /
Filaments
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  18 - 20  x  3 -   /
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores (18)  20.5 - 25  x  5 - 6  /
N/A spirocysts   -   x   -   /
Tentacles
N/A atrichous isorhizas [atrichs]  33 - 56  x  12.5 - 14  /
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  20.5 - 27  x  4 -   /
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  18 - 20.5  x  2.5 -   /
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  27 - 32.5  x  5 -   /
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  13 - 25  x  2.5 -   /
N/A spirocysts   -   x   -   /
N/A spirocysts   -   x   -   /

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