Favites halicora Ehrenberg 1834 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Merulinidae

Alternative combinations: Astrea halicora, Goniastrea halicora

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

See also Felix 1920

Sister taxa: Favites abdita, Favites acuticollis, Favites ambigua, Favites autignacensis, Favites borneensis, Favites carryensis, Favites chinensis, Favites complanata, Favites crassiseptata, Favites densisepta, Favites detecta, Favites flexuosa, Favites inaequiseptata, Favites macrocalyx, Favites magnificata, Favites magnistellata, Favites mexicana, Favites micropentagona, Favites mimbastensis, Favites neglecta, Favites neugeboreni, Favites neuvillei, Favites oligocenica, Favites pauciseptata, Favites pentagona, Favites polygonalis, Favites rhomboidea, Favites rotundata, Favites spinosa, Favites stylifera, Favites taruensis, Favites tesserifera, Favites verbeeki, Favites yborensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (5 collections), India (1)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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