Acyonaria
Anthozoa An`tho*zo"a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. 'a`nqos flower + ? animal.] (Zo["o]l.) The class of the C[oe]lenterata which includes the corals and sea anemones. The three principal groups or orders are {Acyonaria}, {Actinaria}, and {Madreporaria}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Actinaria — Anthozoa An tho*zo a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. a nqos flower + ? animal.] (Zo[ o]l.) The class of the C[oe]lenterata which includes the corals and sea anemones. The three principal groups or orders are {Acyonaria}, {Actinaria}, and {Madreporaria}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anthozoa — An tho*zo a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. a nqos flower + ? animal.] (Zo[ o]l.) The class of the C[oe]lenterata which includes the corals and sea anemones. The three principal groups or orders are {Acyonaria}, {Actinaria}, and {Madreporaria}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Madreporaria — Anthozoa An tho*zo a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. a nqos flower + ? animal.] (Zo[ o]l.) The class of the C[oe]lenterata which includes the corals and sea anemones. The three principal groups or orders are {Acyonaria}, {Actinaria}, and {Madreporaria}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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