Actinaraea minuta Roniewicz 1966 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Actinacididae

Full reference: E. Roniewicz. 1966. Les Madreporaires du Jurassic superieur de la bordure des Monts de Sainte-Croix, Pologne [Upper Jurassic Scleractinia from the Holy Cross Mountains, Poland]. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 11(2):157-264

Belongs to Actinaraea according to Roniewicz 1966

Sister taxa: Actinaraea granulata, Actinaraea michoacanensis, Actinaraea robusta, Actinaraea tenuis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Baltow I, N Holy Cross Mountains, Coral Limestone, which is in an Oxfordian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in Poland

Ecology: stationary epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Germany (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Bulgaria (1), Poland (3), Portugal (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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