Definition of Phylum Cnidaria
1. Noun. Hydras; polyps; jellyfishes; sea anemones; corals.
Group relationships: Metazoa, Subkingdom Metazoa
Member holonyms: Cnidarian, Coelenterate, Polyp, Medusa, Medusan, Medusoid, Class Scyphozoa, Scyphozoa, Jellyfish, Class Hydrozoa, Hydrozoa, Actinozoa, Anthozoa, Class Actinozoa, Class Anthozoa
Generic synonyms: Phylum
Lexicographical Neighbors of Phylum Cnidaria
Literary usage of Phylum Cnidaria
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Text-book of Geology: For Use in Universities, Colleges, Schools of by Louis Valentine Pirsson, Charles Schuchert (1915)
"The following table presents briefly the kinds of animals having a radiate structure: phylum Cnidaria. Marine animals that are free or attached to the ..."