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Biology: Nematocysts

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LocationImageCnidae TypeRange of
Lengths (m)
Range of
Widths (m)
nNState
Carlgren O., 1945
Acrorhagi
N/A atrichs  53.6 - 65.6  x  4.2 - 5  /
Actinopharynx
N/A basitrichs (25.4)  28.2 - 35.2  x (3)  4.2 -   /
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores  18.3 - 24  x  5 - 5.6  /
Column
N/A basitrichs  12.7 - 17  x  2.2 - 2.8  /
Filaments
N/A basitrichs  26.8 - 29.6  x  3.5 - 4  /
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores  15.5 - 22.6  x  5 - 6.3  /
Pseudoacrorhagi
N/A basitrichs  15.5 - 18.3  x  2.5 - 2.8  /
Tentacles
N/A basitrichs  21 - 26.8  x  2.5 - 2.8  /
N/A spirocysts   - 29.6  x   - 3.5  /

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