Alveopora daedalea Forskal 1775 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Poritidae

Alternative combination: Madrepora daedalea

Belongs to Alveopora according to J.E.N. Veron 2000

Sister taxa: Alveopora allingi, Alveopora atarensis, Alveopora chiapanecae, Alveopora daxensis, Alveopora deningeri, Alveopora fenestrata, Alveopora japonica, Alveopora jessicae, Alveopora micropora, Alveopora oliveri, Alveopora polyacantha, Alveopora rudis, Alveopora somaliensis, Alveopora spongiosa, Alveopora tampae, Alveopora verrilliana

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Indonesia (2 collections)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

• Miocene of Indonesia (3), Iran (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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