Alveopora spongiosa Dana 1846 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Poritidae

Belongs to Alveopora according to Dana 1846

Sister taxa: Alveopora allingi, Alveopora atarensis, Alveopora chiapanecae, Alveopora daedalea, Alveopora daxensis, Alveopora deningeri, Alveopora fenestrata, Alveopora japonica, Alveopora jessicae, Alveopora micropora, Alveopora oliveri, Alveopora polyacantha, Alveopora rudis, Alveopora somaliensis, Alveopora tampae, Alveopora verrilliana

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of New Zealand (1 collection), Vanuatu (1)

• Miocene of Fiji (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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