Edwardsastraea Roniewicz 1970 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Full reference: E. Roniewicz. 1970. Scleractinia from the Upper Portlandian of Tisbury, Wiltshire, England. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 15(4):519-532

Parent taxon: Faviidae according to E. Roniewicz 1970

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Agathiphylliinae, Amphimeandra, Anisocoenia, Antiguastrea, Antillophyllia, Aquitanastraea, Barabattoia, Cladocora, Colpophyllia, Columellogyra, Dactylosmilia, Defrancia, Dictuophyllia, Dictyoastraea, Diploria, Eohydnophora, Eugyra, Favia, Faviinae, Felixigyra, Grandifavia, Hadrophyllia, Haldonia, Kobyphyllia, Ksiazkiewiczia, Leptastrea, Liptodendron, Manicina, Montastreinae, Monticulastraea, Moseleya, Myriophyllia, Oulastrea, Parasimplastrea, Phacellocoenia, Plavecia, Plesiastrea, Pseudisastraea, Pseudomyriophyllia, Sakalavastraea, Solenastrea, Stephanaxocoenia, Tarbellastraea, Thysanus

Subtaxa: Edwardsastraea tisburiensis

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Type: Edwardsastraea tisburiensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-microcarnivore

Distribution: found only at Tisbury, Wiltshire (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

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