Briareum violaceum

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Briareum violaceum
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Briareum violaceum
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Cnidaria
Class: Anthozoa
Order: Alcyonacea
Family: Briareidae
Genus: Briareum
B. violaceum
Binomial name
Briareum violaceum
(Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)[1]

Briareum violaceum, commonly called star polyp, is a species of a soft coral in the family Briareidae.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Briareum violaceum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833). Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species.
  2. ^ van Ofwegen, L. (2010). Briareum violaceum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at on 2011-01-07