The fleshy portion of the stalks and stolons of hydroids, that secretes the perisarc.
(zoology) Living body held in common by many organisms included in a compositezoophyte, by which they are in connection with each‐other.
Origin of coenosarc
From coeno- + Ancient Greek σάρξ (sarks).
Coenosarc Sentence Examples
The coenosarc constitutes a system by which the digestive cavity of any one polyp is put into communication with that of any other individual either of the trophosome or gonosome.
In this manner the food absorbed by one individual contributes to the welfare of the whole colony, and the coenosarc has the 6 C FIG.
(From Moseley.) irregular coenosarcal canals, the coenosteum may contain, in its superficial portion, chambers or ampullae, in which the reproductive zoids (medusae or gonophores) are budded from the coenosarc.