Leptoseris papyracea Dana 1846 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Agariciidae

Alternative combination: Pavonia papyracea

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

Sister taxa: Leptoseris alternans, Leptoseris amitoriensis, Leptoseris anguillensis, Leptoseris cucullata, Leptoseris delicatissima, Leptoseris dinarica, Leptoseris explanata, Leptoseris floriformis, Leptoseris gardineri, Leptoseris glabra, Leptoseris hawaiiensis, Leptoseris irregularis, Leptoseris lauensis, Leptoseris mycetoseroides, Leptoseris phylloides, Leptoseris portoricensis, Leptoseris santaciliaensis, Leptoseris scabra, Leptoseris solida, Leptoseris speciosa, Leptoseris walli, Leptoseris yabei

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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