Query: keyword: "soft corals"
|Title||A review of the endemic southern African soft coral genus Pieterfaurea Verseveldt & Bayer, 1988 (Octocorallia: Nidaliidae), with descriptions of three new species|
|Keywords||Coelenterata; Anthozoa; Octocorallia; Nidaliidae; Pieterfaurea; soft corals; endemic genus; South Africa; three new species; southwestern Indian Ocean|
|Abstract||The soft coral genus Pieterfaurea Verseveldt & Bayer, 1988, endemic to the south and east coasts of South Africa, is reviewed. Five species are recognized as valid, including three new species described here as new. A dichotomous key and a table of comparative characters are included to aid in the differentiation of the five taxa.|
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