Definition of Hydrorhiza. Meaning of Hydrorhiza. Synonyms of Hydrorhiza

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Definition of Hydrorhiza

Hydrorhiza
Hydrorhiza Hy`dro*rhi"za, n.; pl. L. Hydrorhiz[ae], E. Hydrorhizas. [NL., fr. E. hydra + Gr. ? a root.] (Zo["o]l.) The rootstock or decumbent stem by which a hydroid is attached to other objects. See Illust. under Hydroidea.

Meaning of Hydrorhiza from wikipedia

- are borne in clusters on proximal part of hydranth body or develop from hydrorhiza (i.e. the stalk of a colony). The gonop****s develop into free medusae...
- a family of hydrozoans. Their hydroid colonies emerge from a creeping hydrorhiza and usually form upright branching colonies, although some species' colonies...
- a hermit crab, often near the aperture of the s****. The horny mat or hydrorhiza is about three millimetres thick. It consists of thick jagged spines that...
- of 300 meters. Hydroid colonies arise or stand upright due to creeping hydrorhiza. Monosiphonic or polysiphonic hydrocaulus are companions of erect colonies...