Antipathidae Ehrenberg, 1834

Lima, Manuela M., Cordeiro, Ralf T. S. & Perez, Carlos D., 2019, Black Corals (Anthozoa: Antipatharia) from the Southwestern Atlantic, Zootaxa 4692 (1), pp. 1-67: 6

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4692.1.1

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038F878B-C916-FF9C-F9EB-FD2CFE92F185

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scientific name

Antipathidae Ehrenberg, 1834
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Family Antipathidae Ehrenberg, 1834  

Diagnosis. Corallum unbranched, irregularly branched or flabellate, but never pinnulated. Spines triangular or conical; smooth or covered by papillae or tubercles; apex sometimes bifurcated or multilobate (adapted from Brugler et al., 2013).