Reducing Number of Nematocytes in the Tentacles

  • G. Scott Smith
  • Hans R. Bode


To reduce the number of all types of nematocytes in the tentacles of many hydra or, using a few hydra, the number of those nematocytes housing only stenotele nematocysts.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Scott Smith
    • 1
  • Hans R. Bode
    • 1
  1. 1.Developmental Biology Center and Department of Developmental and Cell BiologyUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA

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