Definición de comb jelly en inglés:

comb jelly

Saltos de línea: comb jelly

sustantivo

A marine animal with a jellyfish-like body bearing rows of fused cilia for propulsion. They are typically small planktonic animals and are noted for their luminescence. Also called ctenophore.
  • Phylum Ctenophora: two classes
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The comb jelly introduced to the Black Sea via the shipping industry in the early 1980s, now comprises up to 95 percent of the biomass in the Black Sea.
  • One of the most extraordinary and convincing examples of cryptic female choice occurs in the comb jelly Beroe ovata.
  • When Leidy's comb jelly was introduced to the Black Sea from the United States in 1990, an absence of competitors and predators allowed this jellyfish-like organism to flourish.

Definición de comb jelly en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día fioritura
Pronunciación: fɪˌɔːrɪˈt(j)ʊərə
noun
an embellishment of a melody...