Ellipsocoenia lorioli Koby 1896 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Latomeandridae

Alternative combinations: Favia lorioli, Ovalastrea lorioli

Synonyms: Ellipsocoenia taurica Karakasch 1907, Favia gracilis Karakasch 1907, Favia taurica Karakasch 1907, Parastrea stricta Eichwald 1865

Belongs to Ellipsocoenia according to R. C. Baron-Szabo 2017

See also Baron-Szabo 2009, Morycowa and Decrouez 2006 and Sikharulidze 1985

Sister taxa: Ellipsocoenia carpathica, Ellipsocoenia conferta, Ellipsocoenia grandis, Ellipsocoenia lobata

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Austria (1 collection), Georgia (1), Greece (2), Poland (2), Romania (1), Switzerland (2)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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