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nem·a·to·cyst (n m -t -s st , n -m t -). n.

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5.2 Nematocyst Inhibition
5.2 Nematocyst Inhibition. Various chemicals totally prevent nematocyst discharge after prolonged contact with the tentacular material (eg.
Active Nematocyst Isolation Via Nudibranchs
Nematocyst Concentration in Anthopleura artemisia, Variation
Nematocyst Concentration in Anthopleura artemisia, Variation Between Pigments . M. Anna Sease.
Role of cyclic AMP in nematocyst discharge
nematocyst discharge, the mechanism and control of discharge are poorly understood.
Novel role of calcium in exocytosis: Mechanism of nematocyst

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It differs from its nearest relatives found off Brazil and the south-eastern US by its dark brown to reddish-orange banded tentacles, dense nematocyst warts and deep stomach.

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Cnidocyte - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nematocysts are very efficient weapons.
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Nematocysts Firing - YouTube
Apr 26, 2007 Microscopic video footage of jellyfish nematocysts firing.
nematocyst (biology) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
nematocyst (biology), minute, elongated, or spherical capsule produced exclusively by members of the phylum Cnidaria (e.g., jellyfish, corals, sea anemones).
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