Eugyra Fromentel 1857 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Parent taxon: Faviidae according to R. C. Baron-Szabo 1997

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Agathiphylliinae, Amphimeandra, Anisocoenia, Antiguastrea, Antillophyllia, Aquitanastraea, Barabattoia, Cladocora, Colpophyllia, Columellogyra, Dactylosmilia, Defrancia, Dictuophyllia, Dictyoastraea, Diploria, Edwardsastraea, Eohydnophora, 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: Eugyra affinis Eugyra arasensis Eugyra besavotrensis Eugyra borrachensis Eugyra casanovai Eugyra clavisepta Eugyra cotteaui Eugyra crassisepta Eugyra cuyleri Eugyra digitata Eugyra interrupta Eugyra lanckoronensis Eugyra magnus Eugyra neocomiensis Eugyra ngariensis Eugyra pusilla Eugyra rara Eugyra sugiyamai

View classification

Type: Eugyra cotteaui

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-microcarnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Albania (1 collection), Austria (1), Chile (1), China (2), France (5), Georgia (7), Germany (5), Greece (4), Hungary (1), Iran (1), Jamaica (1), Japan (10), Madagascar (1), Mexico (4), Poland (6), Romania (2), Serbia and Montenegro (6), Slovenia (1), Spain (4), Switzerland (2), Tanzania (2), Turkmenistan (6), Ukraine (3), United States (1: Texas), Venezuela (4)

Total: 81 collections including 109 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.