Ellipsocoenia conferta Umbgrove 1925 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Latomeandridae

Alternative combinations: Favia conferta, Orbicella conferta

Belongs to Ellipsocoenia according to R. Baron-Szabo 2008

See also Kiessling 2008

Sister taxa: Ellipsocoenia carpathica, Ellipsocoenia grandis, Ellipsocoenia lobata, Ellipsocoenia lorioli

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of Indonesia (1 collection)

• Cretaceous of Georgia (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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