Ovalastraeopsis Alloiteau 1958 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Andemantastraeidae

Full reference: J. Alloiteau. 1958. Monographie des madreporaires fossiles de Madagascar [Monograph of fossil corals from Madagascar]. Annales Geologiques de Madagascar 25:1-218

Parent taxon: Andemantastraeidae according to J. Alloiteau 1958

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Andemantastraea, Krainastraea, Phylloseris, Trigerastraeopsis, Vallimeandropsis

Subtaxa: Ovalastraeopsis soaravikelyensis

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Type: Ovalastraeopsis soaravikelyensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic


• Jurassic of Madagascar (1 collection), Saudi Arabia (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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