Eucrateidae Johnston, 1847

Diagnosis: Colonies erect, tufted, Autozooids long and slender, attenuate proximally, with a membranous frontal area; arranged singly or paired back-to-back, in branching series, the buds arising disto-laterally. No spines, avicularia, or ooecia. (Hayward & Ryland, 1998)

This family includes the genus

  1. Eucratea

Eucratea loricata at Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland.

Eucratea loricata page at Plongeetech.com


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