Astraeomorpha crassisepta Reuss 1854 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Astraeomorphidae

Belongs to Astraeomorpha according to H. M. E. Shepherd et al. 2012

See also Prinz 1991, Roniewicz 1989, Stanley 1986 and Stanley 1994

Sister taxa: Astraeomorpha confusa, Astraeomorpha minima, Astraeomorpha minor, Astraeomorpha multisepta, Astraeomorpha pratzi, Astraeomorpha reimani, Astraeomorpha sonorensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Triassic of Australia (2 collections), Austria (12), Canada (2: British Columbia), Chile (1), Indonesia (2), Iran (3), Italy (15), Nepal (1), Oman (1), Peru (1), Poland (3), the Russian Federation (4), Slovakia (1), Slovenia (2), Tajikistan (7), United States (12: Alaska, Idaho, Oregon)

Total: 69 collections each including a single occurrence

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