Fungia scutaria Lamarck 1801 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

Belongs to Fungia according to Lamarck 1801

Sister taxa: Fungia (Verrillofungia), Fungia actinodiscus, Fungia borneensis, Fungia concinna, Fungia corona, Fungia decipiens, Fungia fralinae, Fungia fungites, Fungia granulicostata, Fungia granulosa, Fungia halophila, Fungia horrida, Fungia inaequicostata, Fungia klunzingeri, Fungia laevis, Fungia moluccensis, Fungia paumotensis, Fungia proechinata, Fungia pseudoechinata, Fungia repanda, Fungia scabra, Fungia scruposa, Fungia subpaumotensis, Fungia uniformis, Fungia valida

Ecology: stationary epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Egypt (1 collection), Japan (1), Pitcairn (3), Saudi Arabia (3), United States (1: Hawaii)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Saudi Arabia (1)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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