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  • Siphons or nutritive appendages, from which the order takes its.
  • The siphons have been compared to the manubrium of a medusa-individual, or to polyps, and hence are sometimes termed gastrozoids.
  • In their most primitive form they are seen in Velella as " gonosiphons," which possess mouths like the ordinary sterile siphons and bud free medusae.
  • A cormidium may contain a single nutritive siphon (" monogastric ") or several siphons (" polygastric ").
  • Pipes conveying the water of an aqueduct across a valley and following the contour of the sides are sometimes called siphons, though they do not depend on the principle of the above instrument.
 

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