Pseudodiploria strigosa Dana 1846 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Alternative combinations: Diploria strigosa, Maeandra strigosa, Meandrina strigosa

Belongs to Pseudodiploria according to A. F. Budd et al. 2012

See also Weisbord 1974

Sister taxon: Pseudodiploria clivosa

Type specimen: USNM 00005

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-microcarnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Bahamas (16 collections), Barbados (22), Belize (2), Cayman Islands (28), Colombia (22), Costa Rica (12), Haiti (2), Jamaica (7), Mexico (1), the Netherlands Antilles (47), Panama (14), United States (13: Florida), Virgin Islands (5)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Costa Rica (6), Jamaica (1), United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene of the Bahamas (2), Costa Rica (7), the Netherlands Antilles (15), United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (1), Panama (6)

Total: 231 collections each including a single occurrence

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