Mycetophyllia ferox Wells 1973 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

Full reference: J. W. Wells. 1973. New and old scleractinian corals from Jamaica. Bulletin of Marine Science 23(1):16-58

Belongs to Mycetophyllia according to Wells 1973

Sister taxa: Mycetophyllia aliciae, Mycetophyllia bullbrooki, Mycetophyllia danaana, Mycetophyllia lamarckiana, Mycetophyllia multistellata, Mycetophyllia reesi

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (8 collections), Jamaica (1), Panama (4)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Costa Rica (1)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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