Thamnoseris Fromentel 1861 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Latomeandridae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aggomorphastraea, Astraeofungia, Brachyseris, Collignonastraea, Comophyllia, Digitosmilia, Dimorphastrea, Ellipsocoenia, Fungiastraea, Latiastrea, Latomeandra, Loboseris, Microphyllia, Microphylliopsis, Mixastraea, Ovalastrea, Periseris, Trochoplegmopsis, Valliculastraea, Vallimeandra

Subtaxa: Thamnoseris ankotrofotsyensis Thamnoseris arborescens Thamnoseris arnaudi Thamnoseris blauensis Thamnoseris cadomensis Thamnoseris carpathica Thamnoseris delorenzoi Thamnoseris etalloni Thamnoseris fromenteli Thamnoseris frotei Thamnoseris hoernesi Thamnoseris montipastelli Thamnoseris morchella Thamnoseris perroni

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Austria (5 collections), Bulgaria (1), Chile (1), China (1), Croatia (1), Germany (2), Greece (4), Madagascar (1), Mexico (7), Romania (1), Serbia and Montenegro (2), Spain (4), Switzerland (1), Tanzania (2), Turkmenistan (3), Ukraine (1), United States (1: Texas)

• Jurassic of China (1), the Czech Republic (2), France (2), Georgia (2), Poland (2), Portugal (3), Romania (1), Saudi Arabia (4), Spain (1), Switzerland (1), Tanzania (1), Thailand (1), the United Kingdom (1), Uzbekistan (2)

Total: 62 collections including 67 occurrences

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