- Sagartiomorphe carlgreni Kwietniewski 1897
CharacteristicsSagartiomorphidae: Thenaria (Acontaria) [sic] whose acontia carry microbasic amastigophors only. Sphincter mesogloeal.
Sagartiomorphe: Sagartiomorphidae with broad base. Column smooth, without cinclides. Sphincter strong mesogloeal. Tentacles short, conical, hexamerously arranged, the inner tentacles with atrichs. Longitudinal muscles of tentacles and radial muscles of oral disc ectodermal. 2 siphonoglyphs. Mesenteries about twice as numerous at the limbus as at the margin. 2 pairs of directives. 12 pairs perfect and sterile, the other mesenteries fertile and with very weak filaments. Retractors diffuse, parietobasilar and basilar muscles very weak. Acontia with microbasic amastigophors only. Cnidom: spirocysts, atrichs, basitrichs, microbasic p-mastigophors, microbasic amastigophors.
Carlgren, O. 1949. A Survey of the Ptychodactiaria, Corallimorpharia and Actiniaria. Kungl. Svenska Vetenskapsakadamiens Handlingar, series 4, volume 1, number 1.
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