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Definition of cup corals

cup corals
Cyathophylloid Cy`a*tho*phyl"loid, n. (Paleon.) A fossil coral of the family Cyathophyllid[ae]; sometimes extended to fossil corals of other related families belonging to the group Rugosa; -- also called cup corals. Thay are found in paleozoic rocks.

Meaning of cup corals from wikipedia

- Orange cup coral (Tubastraea coccinea) belongs to a group of corals known as large-polyp stony corals. This non-reef building coral extends beautiful translucent...
- Cup coral may refer to several different taxa of coral including: Balanophyllia bonaespei, a species in the family Dendrophylliidae Turbinaria, a genus...
- the coral color. Such corals require sunlight and grow in clear, shallow water, typically at depths less than 60 metres (200 feet; 33 fathoms). Corals are...
- The Coral Cup is a Grade 3 National Hunt hurdle race in Great Britain which is open to horses aged four years or older. It is run on the Old Course at...
- Scleractinia, also called stony corals or hard corals, are marine animals in the phylum Cnidaria that build themselves a hard skeleton. The individual...
- The Coral Cup is a series of professional snooker tournaments established in 2019. The series involves three events throughout the snooker season, the...
- that of coral. The name coral is somewhat misleading, as fire corals are not true corals but are instead more closely related to Hydra and other hydrozoans...
- A coral reef is an underwater ecosystem characterized by reef-building corals. Reefs are formed of colonies of coral polyps held together by calcium carbonate...
- sun coral, is a species of large-polyp stony corals belonging to the family Dendrophylliidae. Other common names of this coral are Orange Cup Coral, Sun...
- family Dendrophylliidae. Sun corals belong to a group of corals known as large-polyp stony corals. This means[clarification needed] that while they produce...
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