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Definition of Acalephae

Acalephae
Acalephae Ac`a*le"ph[ae], n. pl. [NL., from Gr. ?, a nettle.] A group of C[oe]lenterata, including the Medus[ae] or jellyfishes, and hydroids; -- so called from the stinging power they possess. Sometimes called sea nettles.

Meaning of Acalephae from wikipedia

- Cnidaria (/naɪˈdɛəriə/) is a phylum under Kingdom Animalia containing over 11,000 species of animals found exclusively in aquatic (freshwater and marine)...
- with the Irish entomologist Joseph Greene Partial list 1857. On the Acalephae of Dublin coast, with description of seven new nakede**** forms. Natural...
- medusae. (graduate thesis). Die akalephen der Plankton-expedition, 1892 – Acalephae from the "Plankton-expedition". Die acraspeden Medusen der deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition...
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