Maeandrella Oppenheim 1930 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Agariciidae

Parent taxon: Agariciidae according to D. K. Pandey et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Agaricia, Anisoria, Coeloseris, Craterastraea, Cyathoseris, Gardineroseris, Helioseris, Heterogyra, Hydnophoroseris, Lamellofungia, Leptoseris, Mioseris, Morphastrea, Ogilviastraea, Pachyseris, Pavona, Plocoastraea, Trochoseris, Trochoseropsis, Valloria, Vaughanoseris

Subtaxa: Maeandrella haipensis Maeandrella wellsi

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Iran (2 collections), Japan (3)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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