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Verrill, 1865

Families: The order contains fifteen families.
Family Kophophelemnidae
Family Pteroeididae
Family Veretillidae
Family Virgulariidae

Description: Colonies rod-like Cavernulina cylindrica (1) or feather-likecf Virgularia with a peduncle that is burried in the sediment. Most species have a rod-like axis composed of calcium carbonate.

Order Pennatulacea