Mussidae

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Mussidae
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Acanthastrea lordhowensis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Cnidaria
Class: Anthozoa
Order: Scleractinia
Suborder: Faviina
Family: Mussidae
Ortmann, 1890[1]
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Mussidae is a family of stony coral that contains the genera Acanthastrea, Australomussa, Blastomussa, Cynarina, Isophyllastrea, Isophyllia, Lobophyllia, Mussa, Mussimilia, Mycetophyllia, Scolymia, and Symphyllia.

Members of this family are widely sought after for the reef aquarium trade.


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