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Lamouroux, 1812

Genera: Five genera are found in the shallow waters of the Indo-West Pacific:
Genus Guaiagorgia,
Genus Hicksonella,
Genus Rumphella Rumphella,
Genus Pinnigorgia Pinnigorgia (1),
Genus Pseudopterogorgia.

Description: Colonies bushy or fan like.

Note: The genera Rumphella and Pinnigorgia are rather common, the other three quite rare, see Fabricius and Alderslade, 2001.

Family Gorgoniidae