Actinaria


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Noun1.Actinaria - sea anemonesActinaria - sea anemones        
animal order - the order of animals
Actinozoa, Anthozoa, class Actinozoa, class Anthozoa - a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
sea anemone, anemone - marine polyps that resemble flowers but have oral rings of tentacles; differ from corals in forming no hard skeleton
actinian, actiniarian, actinia - any sea anemone or related animal
Actinia, genus Actinia - a genus of sea anemone common in rock pools
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filtrador 17 18 Ciona intestinais filtrador 4675 CNIDADRIA Actiniaria 19 Actinaria sp.
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.
These represented important groups of species such as Echinoidea (Echinacea), Polychaeta, Porifera, Actinaria, and Asteroidea (Table 3).