Pocillopora crassoramosa Duncan 1864 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Pocilloporidae

Belongs to Pocillopora according to Duncan 1864

Sister taxa: Pocillopora arnoldi, Pocillopora baracoaensis, Pocillopora capitata, Pocillopora damicornis, Pocillopora elegans, Pocillopora eydouxi, Pocillopora guadalupensis, Pocillopora guantanamensis, Pocillopora informis, Pocillopora jenkinsi, Pocillopora ligulata, Pocillopora maddenensis, Pocillopora madreporacea, Pocillopora palmata, Pocillopora robusta, Pocillopora verrucosa, Pocillopora woodjonesi

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (2 collections), Jamaica (1), United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (5), Panama (1)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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