Siderastrea crenulata Goldfuss 1826 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Siderastreidae

Alternative combination: Astrea crenulata

Belongs to Siderastrea according to Blainville 1830

Sister taxa: Siderastrea adkinsi, Siderastrea banksi, Siderastrea bertrandiana, Siderastrea clarki, Siderastrea columnaris, Siderastrea conferta, Siderastrea dalli, Siderastrea dubiosa, Siderastrea froehlichiana, Siderastrea hillsboroensis, Siderastrea italica, Siderastrea mendenhalli, Siderastrea micrommata, Siderastrea miocenica, Siderastrea pliocenica, Siderastrea propitia, Siderastrea radians, Siderastrea savignyana, Siderastrea scotia, Siderastrea senecta, Siderastrea siderea, Siderastrea silecensis, Siderastrea splendida, Siderastrea stellata, Siderastrea tuckerae, Siderastrea vancouverensis, Siderastrea washingtonensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Indonesia (2 collections)

• Miocene of Algeria (4), France (2), Hungary (1), Indonesia (2), Italy (6), Morocco (1), Spain (2), Turkey (2)

• Oligocene of France (1)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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