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Question Set: Phylum Cnidaria

Question Set: Phylum Cnidaria

  1. Why are ctenophores no longer in the cnidarian phylum?
     
  2. How might having cnidocytes (stinging cells) be advantageous
    1. to a jellyfish?
    2. to a sea anemone?
       
  3. How does the body plan of a cnidarian (jellyfish, coral, anemone, etc.) differ from that of sponge?
     
  4. Most sea anemones are sessile (attached) animals. What do biologists mean when they say that a sea anemone moves?
     
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