Anthozoa


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Related to Anthozoa: Ctenophora, Cubozoa
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Noun1.Anthozoa - a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and coralsAnthozoa - a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
Cnidaria, Coelenterata, phylum Cnidaria, phylum Coelenterata - hydras; polyps; jellyfishes; sea anemones; corals
actinozoan, anthozoan - sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
Alcyonaria, order Alcyonaria - corals and sea anemones having eight branches
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Planktic planula (self-feeding) larvae, representing the class Anthozoa, are also common (28.
Known by the scientific name of Anthozoa, which translates as "flower animal", Gouthro began exploring the meaning of this duality or hybrid identity in her work.
Fluorescent proteins from nonbioluminescent Anthozoa species.