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Definition of the noun Poritidae
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Poritidae is a family of Scleractinia.
- synonyms: family Poritidae / Synastreidae / family Synastreidae
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Cnidaria
- class: Anthozoa
- order: Scleractinia
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
Count per one degree cell 1 - 9 10 - 99 100 - 999 1000 - 9999 10000 - 99999 100000+
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A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
Poritidae. For a few of the commoner forms of Madrepora, see CoRAL: MADREPORE. —See Dana, Structure and Classification of Zoo. hytes, and other works; ...
Chambers's Encyclopaedia (1873)
A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People
Poritidae. A few of the commoner forms of Madrepora are delineated in the articles CoRAL and MADREPORE. Amongst the most important works on this department of zoology ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
Poritidae pork (pork), n. pork gans: contrasted with Nematophora, and more fully called Calentera porifera. It is a name of nges when these are regarded as coelenterates, to distinguish them from the true coelenterates, then called ...
Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names
Poritidae (po-rit'idé), m. pl. [NL., K Porites + -idae.] A family of perforate sclerodermatous cor- - - als, typified by the Porites clararia. genus Porites. The corallum is composed of reticulated sclerenchyme, with YooHoo septa in the form of stylate ...
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