Family Fungiidae Dana 1846 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

Parent taxon: Fungiicae according to J. W. Wells 1956

Sister taxa: Cyclolitidae, Micrabaciidae

Subtaxa: Axoseris Cantharellus Ctenactis Cycloseris Danafungia Discotrochus Fungia Funginellastraea Halomitra Heliofungia Herpolitha Hydnophyllon Leptophyllon Lithophyllon Parahalomitra Pleuractis Podabacia Polyphyllia Reussiphyllon Sandalolitha Zoopilus

View classification

Ecology: stationary epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (7 collections), China (1), Cook Islands (1), Djibouti (1), Egypt (22), Eritrea (3), India (1), Indonesia (7), Japan (34), Malaysia (1), New Caledonia (2), New Zealand (2), Pakistan (1), Papua New Guinea (11), Pitcairn (3), Saudi Arabia (12), the Seychelles (3), Sudan (1), Taiwan (3), United States (2: Hawaii), Vanuatu (6)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of China (1), Egypt (1), Indonesia (6), the Philippines (1), Saudi Arabia (1), Taiwan (1)

• Pliocene of French Polynesia (1), Indonesia (20), Japan (4), Malaysia (1), Papua New Guinea (1), United States (1: Hawaii)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Indonesia (3)

• Miocene of Australia (1), Brazil (3), Egypt (1), Germany (4), Indonesia (10), Iran (2), Italy (1), Malaysia (2), the Marshall Islands (5), Pakistan (1), Slovakia (1), Tanzania (1), Vanuatu (1)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), Italy (1)

• Eocene of the Czech Republic (2), Germany (1), Hungary (5), Indonesia (1), Italy (3), New Zealand (1), Pakistan (1), Spain (2), Ukraine (2), United States (41: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, Washington)

• Paleocene of Greenland (1), Somalia (1)

• Cretaceous of Bulgaria (1), Gabon (1), Iran (1), Italy (1), Madagascar (1), Ukraine (3)

• Jurassic of France (1)

• Triassic of United States (1: Alaska)

Total: 272 collections including 415 occurrences

Show more details