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Biology: Nematocysts

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LocationImageCnidae TypeRange of
Lengths (m)
Range of
Widths (m)
nNState
England K. W., 1990
Acontia
N/A basitrichs  10.6 - 21.8  x  1.3 - 2  / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  12 - 15.9  x  2 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  36.3 - 41.6  x  5.3 -   / Unfired
Actinopharynx
N/A basitrichs  16.6 - 17.9  x  2 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores   -   x   -   / Unfired
Column
N/A basitrichs  10 - 12  x  2 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  12.6 - 17.2  x  2.6 - 3.3  / Unfired
Filaments
N/A basitrichs  12 - 20  x  2 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  8 - 12.6  x  2 - 3.3  / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  20 - 35.6  x  2.6 - 4.6  / Unfired
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores  17.9 - 22.5  x  4 -   / Unfired
Tentacles
N/A basitrichs  11.3 - 17.2  x  2 - 2.6  / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  17.9 - 22.5  x  3.3 - 4  / Unfired
N/A spirocysts  10 - 18.5  x  2.6 - 4  / Unfired
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Depth range based on 4 specimens in 1 taxon.

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  Depth range (m): 1 - 1
 
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