Pennatulacea


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Pennatulacea

a COELENTERATE family including the sea pens.
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Sea pens (of the order Pennatulacea) have been shown to harbor fish larvae, potentially playing an important role in the early life history of some redfishes (Sebastes spp.) (BailIon et al., 2012).
Primnoa spp., Paragoria spp.), sea whips (Pennatulacea), and a number of large, erect sponges (Heifetz, 2002: Malecha et al., In press).