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Coelenterata:

Leuckart






Coelenterata, meaning "hollow guts" is essentially a sac with a digestive tract. Numerous tentacles trap prey and sweep the hapless victims into the open "mouths" at the center of the body. Scientists use the variety of Coelenterata to study locomotion, muscular coordination, and digestion.














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