Fungia granulosa Klunzinger 1879 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

Belongs to Fungia according to Klunzinger 1879

Sister taxa: Fungia (Verrillofungia), Fungia actinodiscus, Fungia borneensis, Fungia concinna, Fungia corona, Fungia decipiens, Fungia fralinae, Fungia fungites, Fungia granulicostata, Fungia halophila, Fungia horrida, Fungia inaequicostata, Fungia klunzingeri, Fungia laevis, Fungia moluccensis, Fungia paumotensis, Fungia proechinata, Fungia pseudoechinata, Fungia repanda, Fungia scabra, Fungia scruposa, Fungia scutaria, Fungia subpaumotensis, Fungia uniformis, Fungia valida

Ecology: stationary epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Egypt (1 collection), Eritrea (1), Japan (1), Saudi Arabia (4), Taiwan (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Saudi Arabia (1)

• Pliocene of Japan (1), Papua New Guinea (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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