Echinomorpha Veron 2000 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Pectiniidae

Full reference: J.E.N. Veron. 2000. Corals of the World

Parent taxon: Pectiniidae according to J.E.N. Veron 2000

Sister taxa: Echinophyllia, Fungophyllia, Oxypora

Subtaxa: Echinomorpha nishihirai

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at N Kikai Island, detrital limestone (Quaternary of Japan)

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