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Stephanophyllia japonica

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Micrabaciidae

Stephanophyllia japonica was named by Yabe and Eguchi (1934).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1934Stephanophyllia japonica Yabe and Eguchi

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
superfamilyFungiicaeDana 1846
familyMicrabaciidaeVaughan 1905
genusStephanophylliaMichelin 1841
speciesjaponicaYabe and Eguchi 1934

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Grouping: solitaryf
Clonal: yeso
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yeso
Life habit: intermediate-level epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: alternatingo
Asexual: yeso
Dispersal: watero
Dispersal 2: planktonico
Created: 2008-02-04 10:50:11
Modified: 2008-02-04 12:50:11
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Ionian to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 0.78100 to 0.01170 Ma

Collections (2 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ionian0.781 - 0.126Vanuatu Stephanophyllia japonica (84452)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Japan Stephanophyllia japonica (92589)