Definition of Tunicate. Meaning of Tunicate. Synonyms of Tunicate

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Definition of Tunicate

Tunicate
Tunicate Tu"ni*cate, Tunicated Tu"ni*ca`ted, a. [L. tunicatus, p. p. of tunicare to clothe with a tunic, fr. tunica a tunic.] 1. (Bot.) Covered with a tunic; covered or coated with layers; as, a tunicated bulb. 2. (Zo["o]l.) (a) Having a tunic, or mantle; of or pertaining to the Tunicata. (b) Having each joint buried in the preceding funnel-shaped one, as in certain antenn[ae] of insects.
Tunicate
Tunicate Tu"ni*cate, n. (Zo["o]l.) One of the Tunicata.

Meaning of Tunicate from wikipedia

- A tunicate is a marine invertebrate animal, a member of the subphylum Tunicata. It is part of the Chordata, a phylum which includes all animals with dorsal...
- The predatory tunicate (Megalodicopia hians) is a species of tunicate which lives anc****d along the deep sea canyon walls and seafloor. The animal is...
- Leptocardii (lancelets) Clade Olfactores Subphylum Tunicata (Urochordata) – (tunicates; 3,000 species) Cl**** Ascidiacea (sea squirts) Cl**** Thaliacea (salps)...
- salps) or salpa (plural salpae or salpas) is a barrel-shaped, planktic tunicate. It moves by contracting, thereby pumping water through its gelatinous...
- Clavelina moluccensis, common name bluebell tunicate, blue bell tunicate, or Blue Sea Squirt is a species of tunicate (sea squirt), in the genus Clavelina (the...
- Polyzoa is a genus of ascidian tunicates in the family Styelidae. In old literature Polyzoa was used as the name of the phylum Bryozoa. Species within...
- ascidian tunicate. It is commonly known as the star tunicate, but it also has several other common names, including star ascidian and golden star tunicate. Colonies...
- solitary, subtidal ascidian tunicate. It has a variety of common names such as the stalked sea squirt, clubbed tunicate, Asian tunicate, leathery sea squirt...
- free-swimming tunicates found throughout the world's oceans. Like most tunicates, appendicularians are filter feeders. Unlike most other tunicates, they live...
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