Milleporina

plural noun
Mil·​le·​po·​ri·​na | \ˌmiləpəˈrīnə, -rēnə\

Definition of Milleporina 

: an order of Hydrozoa comprising reef-building stony corals — see millepore

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History and Etymology for Milleporina

New Latin, from Millepora + -ina

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