plural noun
Coe·​no·​the·​ca·​lia | \ ˌsēnəthə̇ˈkālēə, -en- -nō- \

Definition of Coenothecalia

: an order of massive calcareous corals including solely the blue corals of the Indo-Pacific

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History and Etymology for Coenothecalia

New Latin, from coen- + thec- + -alia

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“Coenothecalia.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 22 January 2020.

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