Octocorallia


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Octocorallia

[‚äk·tō·kə′ril·yə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The equivalent name for Alcyonaria.
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Coll, "Competitive strategies in soft corals (Coelenterata, Octocorallia).
Coll, "Chemical adaptations in the Octocorallia: evolutionary considerations," Marine Ecology Progress Series, vol.
En respuesta a esta necesidad, un grupo de especialistas en octocorales, durante el Primer Taller Internacional de Octocorales, celebrado en 1981, decidieron escribir el Illustrated trilingual glossary of morphological and anatomical terms applied to Octocorallia (Bayer et al.
Gear types Family and scientific names Common name 1998 1977 Porifera Agelas schmidti Pipes of Pan sponge V Xestospongia muta Basket or tub sponge V Demospongia Unidentified V D Hydrozoa Fire coral unidentified D Octocorallia Plexaura sp.
Movement in soft corals: an interaction between Nepthea brassica (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) and Acropora hyacinthus (Coelenterata: Octocorallia): III.
coerulea is its blue, hard, crystalline aragonite skeleton, because Heliopora is more closely related to soft coral species (Octocorallia) than to hard coral species (Hexacorallia).
Six additional species of octocorallia were recorded within this Tubipora habitat zone (Heliopora coerulea, Lobophytum sp., Cladiella sp., Capnella sp., Xenia sp., and Briareum sp.), as well as a small number of sponges and hydroids.
Octocorals from Costa Rica: The genus Pacifigorgia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae).
Los octocorales de la familia Plexauridae (subclase Octocorallia, orden Gorgonacea) han sido estudiados durante las ultimas tres decadas, en particular en cuanto a la quimica de productos naturales, habiendose reportado prostaglandinas y nuevos terpenos.
We have confirmed the presence of mtMSH in the three phylogenetic clades of Octocorallia identified by Bertnsen el al.