Latiphyllia suevica Quenstedt 1858 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae

Alternative combinations: Lobophyllia suevica, Thecosmilia suevica

Belongs to Latiphyllia according to D. Turnsek 1997

Sister taxa: Latiphyllia bajociana, Latiphyllia clausa, Latiphyllia confluens, Latiphyllia crassa, Latiphyllia dimorphastreoides, Latiphyllia mexicana, Latiphyllia neocomiensis, Latiphyllia thurmanni, Latiphyllia truncata

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Bulgaria (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Croatia (1), the Czech Republic (1), France (1), Georgia (3), Germany (4), Portugal (1), the Russian Federation (1), Slovenia (2)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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