madreporaria

Madreporaria

Mad`re*po*ra"ri*a\, n. pl. [NL. See Madrepore.] (Zo["o]l.) An extensive division of Anthozoa, including most of the species that produce stony corals. See Illust. of Anthozoa. -- Mad`re*po*ra"ri*an, a. & n.
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