Platygyra crosslandi Matthai 1928 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Merulinidae

Alternative combination: Coeloria crosslandi

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

Sister taxa: Platygyra acuta, Platygyra colombiana, Platygyra contorta, Platygyra daedalea, Platygyra euaensis, Platygyra lamellina, Platygyra mareensis, Platygyra naroetensis, Platygyra pini, Platygyra renemai, Platygyra ryukyuensis, Platygyra sinensis, Platygyra singularis, Platygyra stricta

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Egypt (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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