Oxypora Saville-Kent 1871 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Pectiniidae

Parent taxon: Pectiniidae according to J. W. Wells 1956

Sister taxa: Echinomorpha, Echinophyllia, Fungophyllia

Subtaxa: Oxypora glabra Oxypora lacera

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Indonesia (1 collection), Japan (2)

• Pliocene of Papua New Guinea (1)

• Miocene of Indonesia (1), Turkey (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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