Dimorpharaea deickei Boelsche 1877 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Microsolenidae

Alternative combination: Dimorphastrea deickei

Belongs to Dimorpharaea according to H. Löser 1994

Sister taxa: Dimorpharaea aequiseptalis, Dimorpharaea burulchiensis, Dimorpharaea catalaunica, Dimorpharaea desori, Dimorpharaea expansa, Dimorpharaea globularis, Dimorpharaea japonica, Dimorpharaea koechlini, Dimorpharaea lehmani, Dimorpharaea lentiformis, Dimorpharaea lineata, Dimorpharaea manchacaensis, Dimorpharaea stellans, Dimorpharaea tosaensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of France (1 collection), Germany (2), Spain (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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