Latiastrea baumbergeri Koby 1897 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Latomeandridae

Alternative combinations: Ellipsocoenia baumbergeri, Favia baumbergeri, Ovalastrea baumbergeri

Belongs to Latiastrea according to R. Baron-Szabo 2009

See also Morycowa and Marcopoulou-Diacantoni 2002

Sister taxa: Latiastraea magna, Latiastrea bendukidzeae, Latiastrea foulassensis, Latiastrea gironensis, Latiastrea greppini, Latiastrea kaufmanni, Latiastrea magna, Latiastrea minima, Latiastrea mucronata, Latiastrea pakongensis, Latiastrea paronai, Latiastrea pjtkovi, Latiastrea valfinensis, Latiastrea variabilis, Latiastrea whitneyi

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Georgia (1 collection), Greece (1), Spain (1), Switzerland (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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