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Definition of the noun alcyonacea
What does alcyonacea mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- comprising the soft corals
"Alcyonacea" is a book by Arvid Ragnar Molanader.
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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, ...
Encyclopedia of Islands (2009)
by Rosemary G. Gillespie, D. A. Clague
These attributes are also characteristic of many octocorals of the order Alcyonacea. Among...
by Robert Alan Lewis
Alcyonacea (softcorals). an order of anthozoans (Subclass Alcyonaria), the soft corals, certain species of which are extremely poisonous. The polyps are characterized by an endoskeleton comprised of separate calcareous spicules, but form a ...
Encyclopedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
Alcyonacea, Pseudaxonia. Axifera, Skierholokzu, Comalhecalia. Sub-class 2. Zoantharia. Orders: Zoanlhidea. Cereanlhidea. AntiPalhidra. Ach'niidea (Sub- orders: Malaradim'ae and Scleraclim'ae or Madrrbon'a). Phylum 5. Ctenophorn. Class ...
by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton
and the soft corals ( Alcyonacea).
by Hanneke(J.)G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers
Telestacea, Alcyonacea (soft corals with example Alcyonium or dead man's finger), ...
Alcyonacea. Fam. 1. Pennatulidm. Free, or with the base sunk in the mud. Pennatula phosphorea, Linn.
A 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 ...
by Michael Lück
Octocorallians include gorgonian corals, sea pens, sea pansies, organ-pipe corals and soft corals (order Alcyonacea).
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