What are Tentacles?????????

Asked by anupam | 22nd Oct, 2008, 08:52: PM

Expert Answer:

Tentacles are any of various elongated tactile or prehensile flexible organs that occur on the head or near the mouth in many animals used for feeling or grasping or locomotion. It is an elongated flexible unsegmented extension, as one of those surrounding the mouth or oral cavity of the animal. It is present in some animals, especially invertebrates. Examples of animals showing tentacles are hydra, squid, octopus, jellyfish, cuttlefish etc.

Answered by  | 22nd Oct, 2008, 09:20: PM

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