Definition of Zoantharia. Meaning of Zoantharia. Synonyms of Zoantharia

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Definition of Zoantharia

Zoantharia
Zoantharia o`an*tha"ri*a, n. pl. [NL.] (Zo["o]l.) Same as Anthozoa.

Meaning of Zoantharia from wikipedia

- Zoanthids (order Zoantharia also called Zoanthidea or Zoanthiniaria) are an order of cnidarians commonly found in coral reefs, the deep sea and many other...
- Palythoa is a genus of anthozoans in the order Zoantharia. The polyps of Palythoa are partially embedded in an encrusting mat of tissue (coenenchyme) covering...
- siphonoglyphs) in several anthozoans (including species from the orders Zoantharia, Ceriantharia, Antipitharia, and Octocorallia) introduces an element of...
- stony corals (Scleractinia), sea anemones (Actiniaria), and zoanthids (Zoantharia). Genetic studies of ribosomal DNA has shown Ceriantharia to be a monophyletic...
- zooplankton. From time-to-time, if hungry, it may nip at corals, such as Zoantharia (zoanthids and button polyps). Though not an obligate herbivore, the foxface...
- Brachycnemina is a suborder of zoanthids in the order Zoantharia. Genetic analysis has been used to suggest Brachycnemina is a monophyletic group diverging...
- Parazoanthus is a genus of anemone-like anthozoans in the order Zoantharia. The following species are recognized in the genus Parazoanthus: Parazoanthus...
-   Actiniaria (Sea anemones)     Antipatharia     Corallimorpharia     Rugosa †     Scleractinia     Zoantharia  ...
- There are 302 species of cnidarians (phylum Cnidaria) recorded in Ireland. The cnidarians' distinguishing feature is cnidocytes, specialized cells that...
- rugose corals Scleractinia - stony corals †Tabulata - tabular corals Zoantharia - zoanthids Han, Jian; Kubota, Shin; Uchida, Hiro-omi; Stanley Jr., George...
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