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Diplaraea croatica Turnsek 1975 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Haplaraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 139386

Full reference: D. Turnsek. 1975. Malmian corals from Zlobin, southwest Croatia. Palaeontologia Jugoslavica 16:1-22

Belongs to Diplaraea according to D. Turnsek 1975

Sister taxa: Diplaraea arbuscula, Diplaraea sakamotoensis, Diplaraea somaensis, Diplaraea tosaensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Zlobin railway station, which is in a Kimmeridgian/Tithonian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in Croatia

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder