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Origin of velella
OTHER WORDS FROM velellave·lel·li·dous, adjective
Words nearby velella
Example sentences from the Web for velella
Thus in Velella free medusae are produced, which have been described as an independent genus of medusae, Chrysomitra.
I kept one specimen, to show old and young barnacles attached to the same Velella.
A Velella also was caught in the open bay: this is the first which has been observed in so high a latitude.A New Voyage Round the World, in the years 1823, 24, 25, and 26, Vol. 2|Otto von Kotzebue
As the barnacles grew larger, the remains of the velella changed into large excrescences, half the size of a walnut.