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  1. Gorgonacea, suborder Gorgonacea, Gorgoniacea, suborder Gorgoniaceanoun

    red corals and sea fans


  1. suborder gorgoniacea

    Suborder Gorgoniacea refers to a group of marine organisms belonging to the order Alcyonacea, which is within the subclass Octocorallia in the class Anthozoa. This suborder includes the sea fans and sea whips, types of coral that are commonly known for their distinctive, tree-like structures. They live in the shallow waters of tropical and subtropical oceans, and their structures are the result of a close symbiotic relationship with photosynthetic algae. Members of the Gorgoniacea suborder are characterized primarily by their flexible, horny skeletons.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suborder Gorgoniacea in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suborder Gorgoniacea in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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