Madracis pharensis Heller 1868 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Astrocoeniidae

Alternative combination: Astrocoenia pharensis

Belongs to Madracis according to T. Inskipp et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Madracis asperula, Madracis auretenra, Madracis crassisepta, Madracis crescentensis, Madracis decactis, Madracis decaseptata, Madracis densa, Madracis dodecachora, Madracis duncani, Madracis ganei, Madracis gregorioi, Madracis herricki, Madracis incerta, Madracis johnsoni, Madracis johnwellsi, Madracis kirbyi, Madracis labrum, Madracis mirabilis, Madracis ornata, Madracis rotiformis, Madracis stewarti, Madracis vaughani, Madracis wellsi

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (1 collection), Panama (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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