Astreopora listeri Bernard 1896 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

Synonyms: Astreopora horizontalis Bernard 1896, Madrepora galaxea Ellis and Solander 1786, Siderastrea galaxea Ellis and Solander 1786

Belongs to Astreopora according to Bernard 1896

See also Inskipp et al. 2005 and Montanaro Gallitelli 1973

Sister taxa: Astreopora annulata, Astreopora antiguensis, Astreopora auvertiaca, Astreopora compressa, Astreopora decaphylla, Astreopora densata, Astreopora digitata, Astreopora dubiosa, Astreopora duwamishensis, Astreopora ehrenbergi, Astreopora esperanzae, Astreopora expansa, Astreopora gatuncilloensis, Astreopora goethalsi, Astreopora gracilis, Astreopora hemisphaerica, Astreopora hexaphylla, Astreopora hochstetteri, Astreopora leightoni, Astreopora meneghiniana, Astreopora microcalix, Astreopora minima, Astreopora mostarensis, Astreopora myriophthalma, Astreopora occidentalis, Astreopora portoricensis, Astreopora profunda, Astreopora rutteni, Astreopora sanjuanensis, Astreopora schedakena, Astreopora sphaeroidalis, Astreopora spinulosum, Astreopora stellaris, Astreopora subcylindrica, Astreopora tecta, Astreopora wallaceae, Astreopora walli

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Papua New Guinea (3)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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