Thamnopora Steininger 1831 (tabulate coral)

Anthozoa - Favositida - Pachyporidae

Parent taxon: Pachyporidae according to J. W. Murray 1985

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acaciapora, Celechopora, Cladopora, Daljanolites, Egosiella, Gertholites, Gracilopora, Guanziyaopora, Guizhoustriatopora, Heterocoenites, Hillaepora, Pachypora, Pachystriatopora, Parastriatoporella, Protrachypora, Rhachopora, Rotundites, Sinkiangopora, Striatopora, Thamnoporella, Thamnoptychia, Yakunopora

Subtaxa: Thamnopora densa Thamnopora germanica Thamnopora immensa Thamnopora insculpta Thamnopora magniventra Thamnopora marmionensis Thamnopora yavorskyi

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Permian of Australia (9 collections), China (1), Germany (1), New Zealand (1)

• Couvinien of Australia (1)

• Devonian of Afghanistan (33), Australia (37), Austria (4), Belgium (5), Canada (31: Alberta, British columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Yukon), China (16), the Czech Republic (3), France (9), Germany (51), Iran (1), Italy (4), Japan (1), Kyrgyzstan (1), Laos (1), Mongolia (12), Morocco (20), New Zealand (3), Poland (15), the Russian Federation (25), Spain (54), Tajikistan (5), Thailand (10), the United Kingdom (18), United States (102: Alaska, Arizona, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Montana, Nevada, New York, North Dakota), Vietnam (19), Western Sahara (1)

• Clinton of Canada (6: British Columbia)

• Silurian to Devonian of Pakistan (1)

• Silurian of Australia (1), Canada (2: New Brunswick, Quebec), China (2), the Czech Republic (2), India (1), Japan (2), Sweden (5), the United Kingdom (3), United States (1: California)

• Ordovician of Turkey (1)

Total: 521 collections including 633 occurrences

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