Sakalavastraea Alloiteau 1958 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

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: Faviidae according to L. Beauvais 1966

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Sakalavastraea clementi Sakalavastraea collignoni

View classification

Type: Sakalavastraea collignoni

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-microcarnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Canada (1: British Columbia collection), Greece (1), Madagascar (1), Tunisia (2), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.