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Definition of the noun alcyonacea

What does alcyonacea mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. comprising the soft corals

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"Alcyonacea" is a book by Arvid Ragnar Molanader.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alcyonacea

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Google previewBiology of Invertebrates (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Alcyonacea is an order of sessile colonial cnidarian ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Marine Science (2008)

by Barbara Charton, John Tietjen

Alcyonacea was the founder of two outstanding institutions of oceanographic research: the Musée Oceanographique de Monaco and the Institut Oceanographique de Paris. After service in the French navy during the Franco- Prussian War, ...

Google previewIconographic Encyclopaedia of Science, Literature, and Art (1860)

by J. G. Heck

Alcyonacea. Fam. 1. Pennatulidce. Free, or with the base sunk in the mud. Pennatula phosphorea, Linn.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Sciences (2012)

by Hanneke(J.)G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers

Telestacea, Alcyonacea (soft corals with example Alcyonium or dead man's finger), ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

See ALCYONACEA; ANTHOZOA; ASTROCOENIINA; COENOTHECALIA; CNIDARIA; HOLAXONIA. 6. (stony corals) See MADREPORARIA. 7. (tetracorals) See SCLERAXONIA; STOLONIFERA. coral snakes Venomous snakes ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Islands (2009)

by Rosemary G. Gillespie, D. A. Clague

These attributes are also characteristic of many octocorals of the order Alcyonacea. Among...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

Orders: Stolonifera, Alcyonacea, Pseudaxonia, Axifera, Stelechotokea, Coenothecalia. Sub-class 2. Zoantharia. Orders:...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Chickaree - crabs (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

and the soft corals ( Alcyonacea).

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores (2007)

by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines

Soft corals (order Alcyonacea) range from small, encrusting forms in which ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1C3Y4O1N1A1C3E1A1

The value of this 10-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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