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Tarbellastraea ukrainica Kuzmicheva 1987 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 141675

Full reference: E. I. Kuzmicheva. 1987. Verkhnemelovyye i paleogenovyye korally SSSR [Upper Cretaceous and Paleogene corals from the USSR] 1-187

Belongs to Tarbellastraea according to E. I. Kuzmicheva 1987

Sister taxa: Tarbellastraea abditaxis, Tarbellastraea anomala, Tarbellastraea aquitaniensis, Tarbellastraea bragai, Tarbellastraea carryensis, Tarbellastraea chevalieri, Tarbellastraea conoidea, Tarbellastraea distans, Tarbellastraea edwardsi, Tarbellastraea eggenburgensis, Tarbellastraea ellisiana, Tarbellastraea hamedanii, Tarbellastraea hommorensis, Tarbellastraea mimbastensis, Tarbellastraea ovalis, Tarbellastraea profundata, Tarbellastraea raulini, Tarbellastraea reussiana, Tarbellastraea russoi, Tarbellastraea salentinensis, Tarbellastraea tenera

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dnipropetrovsk, Mandrikovka Formation, which is in a Priabonian perireef or subreef limestone in the Mandrikovka Formation of Ukraine

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-microcarnivore