Proretiophyllia tianyangensis Deng 2006 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Reimaniphylliidae

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

Belongs to Proretiophyllia according to Z. Q. Deng 2006

Sister taxa: none

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 photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Zaitingna, Tianyang area

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