Hurlizoanthus Sinniger, Ocana & Baco, 2013,

Low, Martyn E. Y., Sinniger, Frederic & Reimer, James Davis, 2016, The order Zoantharia Rafinesque, 1815 (Cnidaria, Anthozoa: Hexacorallia): supraspecific classification and nomenclature, ZooKeys 641, pp. 1-80: 15

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Hurlizoanthus Sinniger, Ocana & Baco, 2013


Hurlizoanthus Sinniger, Ocana & Baco, 2013 

Hurlizoanthus  Sinniger, Ocaña & Baco, 2013: [7].

Type species.

Hurlizoanthus parrishi  Sinniger, Ocaña and Baco, 2013, by original designation.




Macrocnemic genus associated with primnoids. Characteristic insertion/deletion pattern in the 16S V5 region sensu Sinniger et al. (2005) ( Sinniger et al. 2013).


Currently this deep-sea genus includes only one species, known from a few locations in the Hawaiian Archipelago ( Sinniger et al. 2013).