mesoglea

What is mesoglea?

mesoglea meaning the connective tissue layer between the epidermis and gastrodermis of cnidarians and ctenophores (comb jellies)

Image of a green sea anemone
Inner tissues of this Giant Green Anemone(Anthopleura xanthogrammica) are separated by the mesoglea. (Photo: Lisa Eschenbach)

 

reference: Coral Reef Information System – Glossary

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