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Biology: Nematocysts

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LocationImageCnidae TypeRange of
Lengths (m)
Range of
Widths (m)
nNState
Carlgren O., 1945
Actinopharynx
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores  26.8 - 35.2  x  5 - 5.6  /
Column
N/A basitrichs  19.7 - 22.6  x   - 3.5  /
Filaments
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores  16.9 - 21  x   - 4.2  (4.9) /
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores  26.8 - 35.2  x  5 - 5.6  /
Tentacles
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores (49.3)  53.6 - 65  (71.3) x (7.7)  8.5 - 10  /
N/A microbasic b-mastigophores or basitrichs  29.6 - 35.2  x   - 4.2  /
N/A spirocysts   - 65  x   - 5  (5.5) /

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