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 for Fungia
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fungia \Fun"gi*a\, n. [NL., fr. L. fungus mushroom: cf. F.
     fongie.] (Zool.)
     A genus of simple, stony corals; -- so called because they
     are usually flat and circular, with radiating plates, like
     the gills of a mushroom. Some of them are eighteen inches in
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a genus comprising the usual mushroom corals [syn:
           Fungia, genus Fungia]

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