meaning of Actinula

Actinula meaning in General Dictionary

some sort of embryo of particular hydroids Tubularia having a stellate kind

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  • some sort of embryo of certain hydroids (Tubularia), having a stellate kind.

Actinula meaning in General Dictionary

(n. pl.) A kind of embryo of specific hydroids (Tubularia), having a stellate form.


Sentence Examples with the word Actinula

The parasitic actinula is found attached to the proboscis of the medusa; it thrusts its greatly elongated hypostome into the mouth of the medusa and nourishes itself upon the food in the digestive cavity of its host.

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