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  • A large nematocyst, with everted thread, is seen in the right-hand ectodermal cell.
  • The cnidoblasts are the mother-cells of the nematocysts, each cell producing one nematocyst in its interior.
  • The complete nematocyst (fig.
  • The entire nematocyst is enclosed in the cnidoblast which formed it.
  • When the nematocyst is completely developed, the cnidoblast passes outwards so as to occupy a superficial position in the ectoderm, and a delicate protoplasmic process of sensory nature, termed the cnidocil (cn) projects from the cnidoblast like a fine hair or cilium.

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