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Heliolites Dana 1846 (tabulate coral)

Anthozoa - Heliolitida - Heliolitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 4902

Parent taxon: Heliolitidae according to Dixon 1998

Sister taxa: Coccoserinae, Dnestrites, Helioplasma, Helioplasmolites, Ningqiangolites, Okopites, Pachycanalicula, Paeckelmannopora, Saaremolites

Subtaxa: Heliolites barrandei, Heliolites porosus

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic