Central control of swimming in the cubomedusan jellyfishCarybdea rastonii

Abstract

1. Swimming in the cubomedusaCarybdea rastonii is controlled by a subumbrellar nerve net. Neurons that make up this net, including “giant” neurons, make random synaptic contacts with each other and with the circular subumbrellar swimming muscles (Figs. 1–3). 2. Extracellularly recorded swimming impulses originate in the rhopalia and spread throughout the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00661138

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