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Biology: Nematocysts

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LocationImageCnidae TypeRange of
Lengths (m)
Range of
Widths (m)
nNState
Sanamyan N. P., 2001
Actinopharynx
basitrichs  16 - 19  x  2.5 -   / Unfired
p-mastigophores  23 - 25  x  5 -   / Unfired
Filaments
basitrichs  17 - 21  x  1.5 - 2  / Unfired
Scapulus
basitrichs  20 - 26  x  3 - 3.5  / Unfired
Scapus
basitrichs  11 - 15  x  2 - 3  / Unfired
Tentacles
basitrichs  17 - 25  x  2.5 - 3  / Unfired
spirocysts  24 - 38  x  3 - 4  / Unfired

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