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Mussa angulosa.jpg
Mussa angulosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Cnidaria
Class: Anthozoa
Order: Scleractinia
Family: Mussidae
Ortmann, 1890[1]

Mussidae is a family of stony coral in the order Scleractinia.[1] Brain coral is a common name for this family.

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


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  1. ^ a b c WoRMS (2014). "Mussidae Ortmann, 1890". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved December 10, 2014. 

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