Rhizangia Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Rhizangiidae

Parent taxon: Rhizangiidae according to R. Baron-Szabo 2006

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Arctangia, Astrangia, Bathangia, Cladangia, Cryptangia, Culicia, Oulangia, Phyllangia, Platyhelia, Reussangia, Septastrea, Symbiangia

Subtaxa: Rhizangia aotearoa Rhizangia brevissima Rhizangia martini Rhizangia padricensis Rhizangia sedgwicki

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of France (5 collections)

• Oligocene of France (3), Greece (1), New Zealand (1)

• Eocene of Hungary (1), Italy (1), Mexico (2), Slovenia (2)

• Paleocene of Italy (2), Slovenia (8), Spain (1)

• Cretaceous of Jamaica (1)

Total: 28 collections including 29 occurrences

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