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Platyctenida Bourne 1900

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Platyctenida is an order of comb jellies. There are 49 species of Platyctenida, in 6 genera and 5 families. It includes groups like Coeloplanidae, Tjalfiellidae, and Ctenoplanidae. They have sexual reproduction.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Platyctenida Bourne 1900. View this species on GBIF