Cycloseris patelliformis Boschma 1923 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

Alternative combination: Fungia patelliformis

Belongs to Cycloseris according to Wells 1954

Sister taxa: Cycloseris brazzanensis, Cycloseris costulata, Cycloseris cyclolites, Cycloseris distorta, Cycloseris erosa, Cycloseris escosurae, Cycloseris fragilis, Cycloseris hungaricus, Cycloseris lamellata, Cycloseris marginata, Cycloseris minuta, Cycloseris perezi, Cycloseris sinensis, Cycloseris somervillei, Cycloseris striata, Cycloseris vaughani, Cyclastraea meltensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal microcarnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Egypt (1 collection), Indonesia (1), Japan (1)

• Pliocene of Papua New Guinea (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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