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Cladochonus M'Coy 1847 (tabulate coral)

Anthozoa - Auloporida - Pyrgiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 4839

Full reference: F. M'Coy. 1847. XXI. On the fossil botany and zoology of the rocks associated with the coal of Australia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 20(133):226-236

Parent taxon: Pyrgiidae according to D. Hill 1981

Sister taxa: Amniopora, Bainbridgia, Bibucia, Salpingium

Subtaxa: Cladochonus beecheri, Cladochonus carrascoi, Cladochonus crassus, Cladochonus magnus, Cladochonus nicholsoni, Cladochonus shawi, Cladochonus striatus, Cladochonus tenuicollis, Cladochonus verrucatus

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder