Brachymeandra leptophylla Reuss 1854 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Haplaraeidae

Alternative combinations: Adelastraea leptophyllia, Brachycoenia leptophylla, Confusastrea leptophylla

Belongs to Brachymeandra according to R. C. Baron-Szabo 2003

See also Baron-Szabo 1999

Sister taxa: Brachymeandra facilis, Brachymeandra silex

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Austria (2 collections), Bulgaria (1), Georgia (1), Greece (1), Tanzania (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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