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†family Margarophylliidae Cuif 1977 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia

PaleoDB taxon number: 58330

Parent taxon: Distichophylliina according to D. Turnsek 1997

Sister taxa: Coryphylliidae, Margarophyllidae

Subtaxa: Distichomeandra, Margarophyllia, Margarosmilia, Neoconophyllia, Pamirastraea, Promargarosmilia, Semidistichophyllum, Submargarosmilia, Thamnomargarosmilia

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Type: Margarophyllia

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder