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Definition of the noun actinaria
What does actinaria mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- sea anemones
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- scientific name: Actiniaria
- synonyms of Actinaria: order Actinaria / order Actiniaria
- more generic term: animal order = the order of animals
- member of: Actinozoa / Anthozoa / class Actinozoa / class Anthozoa = a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Aetinoden- dron, Actinaria, Phymanthus, Sarcophianthus, Heterodac- tyla. Sub-fam. 4. Phyllactina. — Characters same as sub-fam. 2 and 3, save that the tentacles are of two forms, some being simple, others multifid or dendritic Gen.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1860)
Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Stewart Traill
Sub-order ACTINARIA.—Tentacles 12 or more; membranous partitions sometimes simple, sometimes depositing solid calcareous plates, which, with the surrounding walls, constitute the corallum. Tribe 1. Astraacea.—Tentacles many in ...
by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey, Thomas Rupert Jones
Actinaria. Kent defines 79 families, and 359 genera ; of which our space will only allow a sketch under the respective heads. Bidl. Muller, Animalc, infusoria, 1786 ; Ehr. Infusionsth.; Dujardin, Infus.; Pi- neau, Ann. Sc. Nat. 8 ser. iii., v., ix. ; Stein, ...
A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge
They include 2 sub-orders, actinaria and aleyonaria ; the former have 6, 12, or more tentacles, with few exceptions not papillose, perforated at the apex ; often coralligenous ; coralla calcareous, very rarely corneous, the cells radiate with ...
by Herbert B. Mason
Actinaria. Sea anemones which possess some slight power of locomotion. Actinaut.
To Inspire Ambition, to Stimulate the Imagination, to Provide the Inquiring Mind with Accurate Information Told in an Interesting Style, and Thus Lead Into Broader Fields of Knowledge, Such is the Purpose of this Work by Guy Stanton Ford
Includes order Actiniidae, divisible into sub-orders Actinaria, Anemones, and Madreporaria, Madrepore Corals (885, picture). Cl. Ctenophora: Most transparent and delicate of jelly-fish; have adhesive cells instead of “nettles.” Note: The term ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3T1I1N1A1R1I1A1
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