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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.
  • 68, g), present in some genera, especially in Physonectae; similar to the siphons but without a mouth, and purely tactile in function, hence sometimes termed dactylozoids.
  • 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 ").

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