Stylocoeniella Yabe and Sugiyama 1935 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Astrocoeniidae

Parent taxon: Astrocoeniidae according to J.E.N. Veron and M. Pichon 1976

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Astrocoenia, Astrocoeniinae, Madracis, Palauastrea, Pinacophyllinae, Stephanocoenia, Stylocoenia

Subtaxa: Stylocoeniella armata Stylocoeniella guentheri Stylocoeniella minutissima

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Egypt (1 collection), Fiji (1), Japan (3), New Zealand (3), Northern Mariana Islands (1), Vanuatu (1)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (2), Papua New Guinea (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Malaysia (1)

• Miocene of France (1), Indonesia (6), the Marshall Islands (1)

• Oligocene of Jamaica (1), Puerto Rico (3)

• Eocene of Jamaica (3), the Marshall Islands (3)

Total: 32 collections including 33 occurrences

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