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Biology: Nematocysts

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LocationImageCnidae TypeRange of
Lengths (m)
Range of
Widths (m)
nNState
Carlgren O., 1952
Acontia
N/A basitrichs  31 - 39.5  x  2.2 - 2.5  / Unfired
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores  59.2 - 73.3  x  7 - 7.7  / Unfired
Actinopharynx
N/A basitrichs  18.3 - 19.7  x  2.8 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  21 - 25.4  (31) x  3.5 - 4.5  / Unfired
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores  14 - 15.5  x  4 -   / Unfired
Column
N/A basitrichs  13 - 19.7  x  3 - 4  / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  24 - 29  x  4.2 - 5  / Unfired
Filaments
N/A basitrichs  15.5 - 17  x  1.5 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores  14 - 17  x  3.5 - 4  / Unfired
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores or amastigophores  21 - 31  x  3.5 - 4  / Unfired
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores?  32.4 - 38.1  (49.3) x  4.2 - 5  / Unfired
Tentacles
N/A basitrichs  19.7 - 26  x  3 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  29.6 - 35.2  (43.7) x  4 -   / Unfired

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