Radiophyllia astylatus Deng 2006 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Zardinophyllidae

Full reference: Z. Q. Deng. 2006. Middle Triassic corals from W. Guangxi and S. Guizhou. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 45(1):32-51

Belongs to Radiophyllia according to Z. Q. Deng 2006

Sister taxa: Radiophyllia pygmaeus, Radiophyllia stylatus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Zaitingna, Tianyang area, which is in an Anisian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Banna Formation of China

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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