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Astrocoenia lobatorotundata

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Astrocoeniidae

Astrea lobatorotundata was named by Michelin (1842).

It was recombined as Stylocoenia lobatorotundata by Reuss (1868); it was recombined as Astrocoenia lobatorotundata by Barta-Calmus (1973).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Astrea lobatorotundata Michelin
1868Stylocoenia lobatorotundata Reuss
1973Astrocoenia lobatorotundata Barta-Calmus

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAstrocoeniinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyAstrocoeniidaeKoby 1890
genusAstrocoeniaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
specieslobatorotundata(Michelin 1842)

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: aragonitef
Grouping: colonialf
Clonal: yesf
Environment: marinef
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: intermediate-level epifaunalo
Diet: photosymbioticf
Diet 2: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: alternatingo
Asexual: yeso
Dispersal: watero
Dispersal 2: planktonico
Created: 2008-01-26 09:47:11
Modified: 2008-01-26 11:47:11
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Lutetian to the top of the Chattian or 47.80000 to 23.03000 Ma

Collections (24 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2Italy Stylocoenia lobatorotundata (146598)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Italy Astrocoenia lobatorotundata (75454)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Spain Astrocoenia lobatorotundata (34481)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Germany (Bavaria) Astrocoenia lobatorotundata (10703)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Spain Astrocoenia lobatorotundata (145969)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9Hungary Stylocoenia lobatorotundata (123905)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Italy (Veneto) Stylocoenia lobatorotundata (91634 91653 91654)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Spain Astrocoenia lobatorotundata (92080 92083)
Oligocene33.9 - 23.03Italy Astrocoenia lobatorotundata (69939 69940 69941 69942 69943 69944 69945 69947 69948 69949 69966)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Italy Astrocoenia lobatorotundata (27541 27546)