Pleurophyllia trichotoma de Fromentel 1856 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae

Belongs to Pleurophyllia according to de Fromentel 1856

Sister taxa: Pleurophyllia cara, Pleurophyllia gracilis, Pleurophyllia microsa, Pleurophyllia minuscula, Pleurophyllia schmidti, Pleurophyllia tobleri, Pleurophyllia vesiculosa

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Georgia (1 collection), Mexico (1)

• Jurassic of the Czech Republic (3), Georgia (1), Poland (4), Portugal (3), Romania (1), Turkmenistan (1)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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