Myriophyllia rastellina Michelin 1843 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Alternative combinations: Dendrogyra rastellina, Meandrina rastellina

Belongs to Myriophyllia according to E. Roniewicz 1976

Sister taxa: Myriophyllia angustata, Myriophyllia dumblei, Myriophyllia loulensis, Myriophyllia minima, Myriophyllia petitclerci, Myriophyllia propria, Myriophyllia tenuimaeandra

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-microcarnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of China (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Algeria (1), the Czech Republic (1), France (2), Indonesia (2), Poland (4), Romania (2), Switzerland (2)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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