Turbinaria crater Pallas 1766 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dendrophylliidae

Alternative combination: Madrepora crater

Belongs to Turbinaria according to Bernard 1896

Sister taxa: Turbinaria cyathiformis, Turbinaria durhami, Turbinaria frondens, Turbinaria grandis, Turbinaria jacksoni, Turbinaria mesenterina, Turbinaria peltata, Turbinaria radicalis, Turbinaria reniformis, Turbinaria sitaensis, Turbinaria stellulata, Turbinaria tenuis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Quaternary of New Caledonia (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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