Favosites Lamarck 1816 (tabulate coral)

Anthozoa - Favositida - Favositidae

Parent taxon: Favositinae according to E. Klaamann 1964

See also Murray 1985 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Astrocerium, Beiliupora, Crenulipora, Dictyofavosites, Hattonia, Issolites, Klaamannipora, Lamellaeoporella, Ozopora, Rudakites, Salairia, Sapporipora, Squameopora, Striatoporella

Subtaxa: Favosites abnormis Favosites adaverensis Favosites afghanicus Favosites antiquus Favosites argus Favosites bowerbanki Favosites burkhanensis Favosites desolatus Favosites exilis Favosites fallax Favosites favosiformis Favosites favosus Favosites fusiforme Favosites goldfussi Favosites gothlandicus Favosites hisingeri Favosites ingens Favosites intricatus Favosites issensis Favosites jaaniensis Favosites kalevi Favosites lichenarioides Favosites mirandus Favosites multicarinatus Favosites oculiporoides Favosites permica Favosites petropolitana Favosites praemaximus Favosites privatus Favosites serratus Favosites subfavosus Favosites subforbesi

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Type: Favosites gothlandicus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Permian of Australia (2 collections), Indonesia (2), Iran (2), United States (1: Alaska)

• Osagean of United States (1: Kentucky)

• Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (1), United States (1: Georgia)

• Couvinien of Australia (1)

• Devonian of Afghanistan (4), Australia (56), Austria (6), Belgium (9), Canada (37: Manitoba, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Yukon), China (14), Colombia (1), the Czech Republic (2), France (3), Germany (33), Italy (1), Japan (1), Kazakhstan (1), Kyrgyzstan (1), Laos (1), Mongolia (9), Morocco (8), New Zealand (6), the Russian Federation (39), Saudi Arabia (1), South Africa (1), Spain (16), Tajikistan (23), Thailand (3), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (202: Alaska, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee), Uzbekistan (3), Venezuela (1), Vietnam (17)

• Clinton of Canada (11: British Columbia)

• Silurian to Devonian of Australia (1), Pakistan (1), the Russian Federation (1), Tajikistan (1), United States (2: Oklahoma, Virginia)

• Silurian of Afghanistan (2), Argentina (1), Australia (16), Belarus (2), Canada (105: Manitoba, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Northwest Territories and Yukon, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec, Yukon), China (59), the Czech Republic (8), Estonia (51), Greenland (7), India (5), Kazakhstan (4), Lithuania (1), Malaysia (1), Mongolia (9), Norway (11), Paraguay (1), the Russian Federation (83), Sweden (24), Tajikistan (1), Ukraine (11), the United Kingdom (19), United States (145: Alaska, California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin), Uzbekistan (1)

• Niagaran of United States (3: Indiana, New York, Ohio)

• Ordovician to Silurian of Canada (8: British Columbia, Northwest Territories), United States (1: Alaska)

• Ordovician to Devonian of Canada (1: Nunavut)

• Ordovician of Australia (1), Canada (12: Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut), China (4), the United Kingdom (5), United States (20: Georgia, Wyoming)

Total: 1152 collections including 1710 occurrences

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