Mycetophyllia lamarckiana Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

Belongs to Mycetophyllia according to Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848

Sister taxa: Mycetophyllia aliciae, Mycetophyllia bullbrooki, Mycetophyllia danaana, Mycetophyllia ferox, Mycetophyllia multistellata, Mycetophyllia reesi

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Bahamas (1 collection), Costa Rica (4), the Dominican Republic (1), Jamaica (2), Panama (1), United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Costa Rica (1), Jamaica (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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