Definition of hydromedusa in English:

hydromedusa

Line breaks: hydro|medusa
Pronunciation: /ˌhʌɪdrəʊmɪˈdjʊːzə
 
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noun (plural hydromedusae)

Zoology
  • The medusoid phase of a hydroid coelenterate.
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    • Here we describe diverse proteins from previously undersampled and completely new sources, including hydromedusae.
    • Fluorescent pigments have recently been identified as proteins related to the green-fluorescent protein of the hydromedusa Aequorea victoria.

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