taeniata

Taeniata

T[ae]`ni*a"ta\, n. pl. [NL., fr. L. taenia a ribbon.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of Ctenophora including those which have a long, ribbonlike body. The Venus's girdle is the most familiar example.
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