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Zaphrentis


Za-phren′tis

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Noun.
[NL.]
(Paleon.)
An extinct genus of cyathophylloid corals common in the Paleozoic formations. It is cup-shaped with numerous septa, and with a deep pit in one side of the cup.

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Zaphrentis

Zaphrentis

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Zaphrentis m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Zaphrentidae prehistoric hexacorals.

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