Cladocora arbuscula Lesueur 1820 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Alternative combination: Caryophyllia arbuscula

Belongs to Cladocora according to Milne-Edwards and Haime 1849

Sister taxa: Cladocora barkii, Cladocora bosquensis, Cladocora brevis, Cladocora caespitosa, Cladocora gaasensis, Cladocora gamachotensis, Cladocora gracilis, Cladocora haimei, Cladocora jamaicaensis, Cladocora johnsoni, Cladocora liburnensis, Cladocora michelottii, Cladocora multicaulis, Cladocora prevostiana, Cladocora prolifera, Cladocora reussi, Cladocora rosicensis, Cladocora tenuis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-microcarnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Barbados (2 collections), Panama (1), United States (1: Florida)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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