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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A family of Hexactiniæ, typified by the genus Sagartia, having acontia, numerous highly contractile tentacles, a strong mesodermal circular muscle, and only the sterile septa of the first order perfect. Also Sagartiadæ, Sagartidæ.

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