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Behaviour Patterns in the Comb Jelly Pleurobrachia pileus (Ctenophora)

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Formal Metadata

Title
Behaviour Patterns in the Comb Jelly Pleurobrachia pileus (Ctenophora)
Alternative Title
Verhaltensweisen der Rippenqualle Pleurobrachia pileus (Ctenophora)
Author
License
CC Attribution - NonCommercial - NoDerivatives 3.0 Germany:
You are free to use, copy, distribute and transmit the work or content in unchanged form for any legal and non-commercial purpose as long as the work is attributed to the author in the manner specified by the author or licensor.
Identifiers
IWF Signature
C 1181
Publisher
Release Date
1975
Language
English
Other Version(s) German
Producer
IWF (Göttingen)

Technical Metadata

IWF Technical Data
Film, 16 mm, LT, 60 m ; SW, 5 1/2 min

Content Metadata

Subject Area
Abstract
Comb jelly: 'fishing' with tentacles extended; releasing its tentacle net; pulling in its prey. A disturbed P. pileus: different stages of fleeing from excessive temperatures; swimming backwards. Reaction of P. pileus to two enemies: Cyanea capillata and Beroë gracilis.
Keywords prey capture / Coelenterata tentacle Pleurobrachia pileus jelly fish
IWF Classification Biologie Coelenterata - Hohltiere Ethologie, Morphologie Zoologie zoology ethology, morphology coelenterata - coelenterates biology
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