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Parasimplastrea simplicitexta Umbgrove 1942 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 223779

Alternative combination: Goniastrea simplicitexta

Full reference: J. H. F. Umbgrove. 1942. Corals from asphalt deposits of the island Buton (East-Indies). Leidsche Geologische Mededeelingen 13:29-38

Belongs to Parasimplastrea according to Sheppard 1985

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Waisiu, Buton Island, which is in a Zanclean slope marl in the Sampolakosa Formation of Indonesia

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-microcarnivore