Placogyra kuehni Geyer 1955 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Rhipidogyridae

Alternative combination: Kologyra kuehni

Full reference: O. F. Geyer. 1955. Beiträge zur Korallenfauna des Stramberger Tithon. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 29(3-4):177-216

Belongs to Placogyra according to R. Baron-Szabo 2009

See also Geyer 1955

Sister taxa: Placogyra aldingeri, Placogyra brevimaeandra, Placogyra elegans, Placogyra felixi, Placogyra parelegans, Ogilvinella tosaensis, Ogilvinella morycowae

Type specimen: Its type locality is Stramberk reef, Czechia, which is in a Tithonian reef, buildup or bioherm reef rocks in the Stramberk Limestone Formation of the Czech Republic

Ecology: stationary epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Stramberk reef, Czechia

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