Kophobelemnidae, Gray, 1860

Devictor, Susan T. & Morton, Steve L., 2010, Identification guide to the shallow water (0 - 200 m) octocorals of the South Atlantic Bight 2599, Zootaxa 2599 (1), pp. 1-62: 24

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http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.2599.1.1

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scientific name

Kophobelemnidae
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Family Kophobelemnidae  

Bilateral octocorals with well developed axis, club-like colony form, dimorphic polyps distributed in longitudinal rows on rachis, and a naked dorsal streak. One species occurs in the shallow SAB, Sclerobelemnon theseus Bayer, 1959   .