Heteropsammia cochlea Spengler 1781 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dendrophylliidae

Alternative combination: Madrepora cochlea

Belongs to Heteropsammia according to Milne-Edwards and Haime 1860

Sister taxa: Heteropsammia michelini, Heteropsammia ovalis

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal microcarnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Indonesia (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Taiwan (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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