Madrepora oculata Linnaeus 1758 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Oculinidae

Belongs to Madrepora according to Linnaeus 1758

Sister taxa: Madrepora (Amphihelia), Madrepora bureaui, Madrepora costata, Madrepora granulata, Madrepora kauaiensis, Madrepora mitsukurii, Madrepora natchitochensis, Madrepora poculata, Madrepora porcellana, Madrepora profunda, Madrepora solida, Madrepora vasseuri

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Greece (6 collections), Ireland (1), Italy (1), Maldives (2), North Atlantic (1), United States (1: Florida)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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