Stephanophyllia japonica Yabe and Eguchi 1934 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Micrabaciidae

Belongs to Stephanophyllia according to Yabe and Eguchi 1934

Sister taxa: Stephanophyllia californica, Stephanophyllia cribraria, Stephanophyllia elegans, Stephanophyllia fungulus, Stephanophyllia hexaflora, Stephanophyllia imperialis, Stephanophyllia implexa, Stephanophyllia indica, Stephanophyllia lanquinei, Stephanophyllia michelini, Stephanophyllia nysti, Stephanophyllia plattenwaldensis, Stephanophyllia vacavillensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), Vanuatu (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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