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(English) The phylum of coelenterates, i.e., animals with polyp and medusa forms, bearing stinging cells on their tentacles; corals, sea fans, anemones, hydroids and jellyfish. (See also: coelenterates, jellyfish, coral)
(French) Le phylum des coelentérés, c.-à-d., des animaux avec des polypes et des formes méduses, qui portent des cellules urticantes sur leurs tentacules; coraux, gorgones, anémones, hydroïdes et méduses. (See also: coelenterates, jellyfish, coral)
(Portuguese) Animais celenterados. Animais com forma pólipo e medusa. (See also: coelenterates, jellyfish, coral)

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