Sessile

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sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed actinozoan , anthozoan
sessile aquatic animal forming mossy colonies of small polyps each having a curved or circular ridge bearing tentacles; attach to stones or seaweed and reproduce by budding bryozoan , moss animal , polyzoan , sea mat , sea moss
sessile mossy aquatic animal having the anus of the polyp outside the crown of tentacles ectoproct
type genus of Gleicheniaceae: leptosporangiate ferns with sessile sporangia; South Africa to Malaysia and New Zealand genus Gleichenia , Gleichenia
herbaceous plant genus of the family Linaceae with small sessile leaves genus Linum , Linum
rusts having sessile one-celled teliospores in a single layer genus Melampsora , Melampsora
sessile hydroid that forms feathery colonies genus Sertularia , Sertularia
compacted or sessile cyme glomerule
primitive multicellular marine animal whose porous body is supported by a fibrous skeletal framework; usually occurs in sessile colonies parazoan , poriferan , sponge
any of various plants of the genus Physostegia having sessile linear to oblong leaves and showy white or rose or lavender flowers physostegia
trillium of central United States having dark purple sessile flowers prairie trillium , prairie wake-robin , Trillium recurvatum
trillium of northeastern United States with sessile leaves and red or purple flowers having a pungent odor red trillium , sessile trillium , toadshade , Trillium sessile
(botany) an indeterminate inflorescence bearing sessile flowers on an unbranched axis spike
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