Comophyllia polymorpha Koby 1906 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Latomeandridae

Alternative combination: Dimorphastraea polymorpha

Belongs to Comophyllia according to D. K. Pandey et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Comophyllia corrugata, Comophyllia dichotoma, Comophyllia meandrinoides, Comophyllia ostrosi, Comophyllia turbiformis, Comophyllia variabilis

Type specimen: NMB-D6470-6477 and MNHN-F-B47547 (Syntypes)

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Iran (1 collection)

• Jurassic of France (1), Iran (4), Portugal (6), Romania (2), Spain (1)

Total: 15 collections including 16 occurrences

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