diglyphic
adj. [Gr. dis, twice; glyphein, to engrave]
(CNIDARIA: Anthozoa)
In sea anemones, having two siphonoglyphs: one siphonoglyph= sulcus; two siphonoglyphs= sulculus.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • diglyphic — (ˈ)dī+ adjective Etymology: di + glyphic : having two siphonoglyphs diglyphic polyps …   Useful english dictionary

  • diglyphic — di·glyphic …   English syllables

  • sulculus — n. [L. dim. sulcus, furrow] (CNIDARIA: Anthozoa) In diglyphic Actiniaria, having the second, sometimes small, siphonoglyphs situated at the dorsal end of the pharynx; see sulcus …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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