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Definition of Gymnoblastea

Tubularida Tu"bu*lar`i*da, n. pl. [NL.] (Zo["o]l.) An extensive division of Hydroidea; the tubularians; -- called also Athecata, Gymnoblastea, and Tubulari[ae].
Gymnoblastea Gym"no*blas`te*a, n. pl. [NL. fr. Gr. gymno`s naked + ? to sprout.] (Zo["o]l.) The Athecata; -- so called because the medusoid buds are not inclosed in a capsule.

Meaning of Gymnoblastea from wikipedia

- long-known, heavily discussed, and spectacular group. It has also been called Gymnoblastea and (with or without an emended ending -ae), Anthomedusa, Athecata, Hydromedusa...
- Phylum Cnidaria class Hydrozoa Order Hydroida Suborder Anthomedusae (= Gymnoblastea or Athecata) Suborder Leptomedusae (= Calyptoblastea or Thecata) Order...
- Island), Bulletin of Madras Government Museum, 1927 Section on Orders Gymnoblastea and Calyptoblastea (The littoral fauna of Krusadai Island), Bulletin...