Coscinaraea panamensis Stemann 1992 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Siderastreidae

Belongs to Coscinaraea according to Stemann 1992

Sister taxa: Coscinaraea colei, Coscinaraea columna, Coscinaraea exesa, Coscinaraea monile

Type specimen: Its type locality is Lago Alahuela, Panama, which is in a Priabonian reef, buildup or bioherm mudstone/limestone in the Gatuncillo Formation of Panama

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Lago Alahuela, Panama

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