Actiniaria


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Actiniaria

[ak‚tin·ē′a·rē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The sea anemones, an order of cnidarians in the subclass Zoantharia.
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Sea anemones are polyp animals of Actiniaria, an order of skeletonless Anthozoa.
Anthozoa: Actiniaria, Zoanthidea, Corallimorpharia and Ceriantharia.
Basilar musculature, for instance, has been traditionally employed on taxonomic keys (Stephenson, 1935; Carlgren, 1949) to distinguish large groups within Actiniaria.
AND JORGE SOBERON, Latitudinal diversity of sea anemones (Cnidaria: Actiniaria.
X Native Hincks, 1880 Bryozoa Stenolaemata Cyclostomata Crisiidae Crisia X X X Native Johnston, pseudosolena 1838 (Marcus, 1937) Cnidaria Anthozoa Hexacorallia Actiniaria Actiniidae Bunodosoma X X Native Gosse 1858 caissarum Correa in Belem, 1987 Cnidaria Anthozoa Hexacorallia Scleractinia Rhizangiidae Astrangia sp.
We assessed global latitudinal distribution in species of sea anemones, which constitute the exclusively marine order Actiniaria (phylum Cnidaria).