Hexacorallia


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Hexacorallia

[‚hek·sə·kə′ral·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The equivalent name for Zoantharia.
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Morphology, distribution, and evolution of apical structure of nematocysts in Hexacorallia. J.
Anthozoa is divided into two subclasses (Hexacorallia and Octocorallia), and recent molecular phylogenic analyses show that Actinaria or Zoantharia (or both) are the most ancestral group within extant Hexacorallia species (Medina et al., 2006; Brugler and France, 2007; Sinniger et al., 2007; Fukami et al., 2008: Sinniger and Pawlowski.
The complete mitochondrial genome of the black coral Chrysopathes formosa (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Antipatharia) supports classification of antipatharians within the subclass Hexacorallia. Mol.
Zoanthids (Anthozoa, Hexacorallia) from the Great Barrier Reef and Torres Strait.
Preliminary survey of zooxan-thellate zoanthids (Cnidaria: Hexacorallia) of the Galapagos and associated symbiotic dinoflagellates (Symbiodinium spp.).
Molecular evidence suggesting species in the zoanthid genera Palythoa and Protopalythoa (Anthozoa: Hexacorallia) are congeneric.
Diversity and evolution in the zoanthid genus Palythoa (Cnidaria: Hexacorallia) utilizing nuclear ITS-rDNA.
Reproduction in Zoanthidea (Anthozoa, Hexacorallia).
Revision of methods of separating species of Protopalythoa (Hexacorallia: Zoanthidea) in the tropical West Pacific.
Investigations into the reproductive patterns, ecology, and morphology in the zoanthid genus Palythoa (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Hexacorallia) in Okinawa, Japan.
Use of cnidae in taxonomy: implications for a study of Acrozoanthus australiae (Hexacorallia, Zoanthidae).