Definition of Zoantharian. Meaning of Zoantharian. Synonyms of Zoantharian

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Definition of Zoantharian

Zoantharian
Zoantharian o`an*tha"ri*an, a. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to the Zoantharia. -- n. One of the Anthozoa.

Meaning of Zoantharian from wikipedia

- extremely flattened animal which hides on the surface of the colonial zoantharian Palythoa. Rudman, W.B. (1982) The taxonomy and biology of further aeolidacean...
- vicinity of sea fans. Its diet comprises sponges, algae, bryozoans, zoantharians, gorgonians and tunicates. These pairs are highly territorial, and typically...
- ins**** waters, where they feed on a variety of invertebrates, mainly zoantharians, polychaete worms, gorgonians and tunicates. This fish is known for its...
- the octocorals, followed by antipatharians, scleractinians, and then zoantharians. The PIPA is in a naturally iron poor region. The introduction of iron...
- but have also been recorded feeding on algae, as well as tunicates, zoantharians, gorgonians, hydroids, and bryozoans. The juveniles act as cleaner fish...
- YI (1991). "Biom****, metabolic rates and feeding of some common reef zoantharians and octocorals". Marine and Freshwater Research. 42 (6): 729. doi:10...
- free-living roundworms of the Mediterranean, nemerteans, rotifers, zoantharians, alcyonarians, parasites that affected crustaceans and investigations...
- the octocorals, followed by antipatharians, scleractinians, and then zoantharians. As of 2015[update], Canton Island had a po****tion of 20, down from...