Solenocoenia sexradiata Goldfuss 1826 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Solenocoeniidae

Alternative combinations: Astrea sexradiata, Convexastrea sexradiata, Cryptocoenia sexradiata, Stylina sexradiata

Belongs to Solenocoenia according to E. Roniewicz 1976

See also Bendukidze 1982 and Geyer 1955

Sister taxa: Solenocoenia gracilis, Solenocoenia semiradiata

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Bulgaria (6 collections), Georgia (1)

• Jurassic of Azerbaijan (2), Bulgaria (1), the Czech Republic (1), Georgia (3), Germany (7), Greece (1), Iran (2), Italy (1), Poland (7), Portugal (11), Romania (3), the Russian Federation (1), Saudi Arabia (2), Spain (1), Switzerland (1), Tunisia (1)

Total: 52 collections each including a single occurrence

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