Definition of Tubularian. Meaning of Tubularian. Synonyms of Tubularian

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Definition of Tubularian

Tubularian Tu`bu*la"ri*an, n. (Zool.) Any hydroid belonging to the suborder Tubularida. Note: These hydroids usually form tufts of delicate tubes, and both gonophores and hydranths are naked. The gonophores of many of the species become free jellyfishes; those of other species remain permanently attached as medusoid buds or sporosacs. See Illust. under Gonosome, and Cymnoblastea.
Tubularian Tu`bu*la"ri*an, a. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to the tubularians.

Meaning of Tubularian from wikipedia

- tufted bryozoa soft-s**** clam (steamer) snail fur Atlantic bay scallop tubularian hydroids Eastern oyster (American oyster) sinistral spiral tubeworm common...