Coronatae

plural noun
Cor·​o·​na·​tae | \ -t(ˌ)ē \

Definition of Coronatae

: an order of Scyphomedusae comprising rather large pelagic or deep-sea jellyfishes that have marginal tentacles and the bell margin divided into lappets

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History and Etymology for Coronatae

New Latin, from Latin, feminine plural of coronatus

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“Coronatae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Coronatae. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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