Parastraeomorpha Roniewicz 1989 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Astraeomorphidae

Alternative spelling: Parastraeoorpha

Full reference: E. Roniewicz. 1989. Triassic Corals of the Zlambach Beds, Northern Calcareous Alps, Austria. Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Mathematisch- naturwissenschaftliche Klasse, Denkschriften 126:1-152

Parent taxon: Astraeomorphidae according to E. Roniewicz 1989

See also Kiessling 2003 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Astraeomorpha, Seriastraea

Subtaxa: Parastraeomorpha minuscula Parastraeomorpha similis

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Type: Parastraeomorpha minuscula

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Triassic of Austria (4 collections), Canada (1: British Columbia), Peru (1), Tajikistan (2), United States (1: Alaska)

Total: 9 collections including 12 occurrences

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