Bio ch 33 terms 7

Bio ch 33 terms 7 - Nematocyst (nem-uh-tuh-sist') In a...

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Nematocyst (nem´-uh-tuh-sist') In a cnidocyte of a cnidarian, a specialized capsule-like organelle containing a coiled thread that when discharged can penetrate the body wall of the prey. Osculum (os'-kyuh-lum) A large opening in a sponge that connects the spongocoel to the environment. Parthenogenesis (par´-thuh-no´-jen´-uh-sis) Asexual reproduction in which females produce offspring from
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2011 for the course BIO V23.0012 taught by Professor Borowsky during the Spring '10 term at NYU.

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