Agaricia lamarcki Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Agariciidae

Belongs to Agaricia according to Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851

Sister taxa: Agaricia agaricites, Agaricia batalleri, Agaricia dominicensis, Agaricia fragilis, Agaricia grahamae, Agaricia undata

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (34 collections), the Dominican Republic (2), Jamaica (2), Panama (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Jamaica (1)

• Pliocene of the Bahamas (1), Costa Rica (1)

• Miocene of the Bahamas (1), the Dominican Republic (3)

Total: 46 collections each including a single occurrence

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