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Multithecopora larushi Nelson and Nelson 1985 (tabulate coral)

Anthozoa - Auloporida - Multithecoporidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 197938

Full reference: S. J. Nelson and E. R. Nelson. 1985. Allochthonous Permian micro- and macrofauna, Kamloops area, British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 22:442-451

Belongs to Multithecopora according to S. J. Nelson and E. R. Nelson 1985

Sister taxa: Multithecopora dendroidea, Multithecopora eplicata, Multithecopora omaniensis, Multithecopora sokolovi, Multithecopora syrinx, Multithecopora yohi

Type specimen: GSC 76636. Its type locality is Kamloops Cement Lafarge limestone block, which is in a Wordian carbonate limestone in the McGregor Creek Formation of Canada.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder