Tortoflabellum diacantoniae Morycowa and Marcopoulou-Diacantoni 2002 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Meandrinidae

Alternative combination: Parnassomeandra diacantoniae

Full reference: E. Morycowa and A. Marcopoulou-Diacantoni. 2002. Albian corals from the Subpelagonian Zone of Central Greece (Agrostylia, Parnassos region). Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae 72:1-65

Belongs to Tortoflabellum according to R. Baron-Szabo 2009

See also Morycowa and Marcopoulou-Diacantoni 2002

Sister taxa: Tortoflabellum compressum, Tortoflabellum elatum, Tortoflabellum flemingi, Tortoflabellum marwicki, Plesiodiplocteniopsis acutangularis, Plesiodiplocteniopsis obtusangularis, Plesiodiplocteniopsis praeramificenta, Plesiodiplocteniopsis dichotoma, Diplocteniopsis curvicalix, Diplocteniopsis (Ondadiplocteniopsis), Diplocteniopsis (Diplocteniopsis)

Type specimen: Its type locality is Agrostylia, Parnassos, which is in an Albian open shallow subtidal limestone in Greece

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Agrostylia, Parnassos

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