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Thamnoptychia Hall 1876 (tabulate coral)

Anthozoa - Favositida - Pachyporidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 5088

Synonym: Trachypora Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 (taxon 119017)

Parent taxon: Pachyporidae according to D. Hill 1981

Sister taxa: Acaciapora, Celechopora, Cladopora, Daljanolites, Egosiella, Gertholites, Gracilopora, Guanziyaopora, Guizhoustriatopora, Heterocoenites, Hillaepora, Pachypora, Pachystriatopora, Parastriatoporella, Protrachypora, Rhachopora, Rotundites, Sinkiangopora, Striatopora, Thamnopora, Thamnoporella, Yakunopora

Subtaxa: Trachypora directus

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic