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Heterastraea Tomes 1888 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Oppelismiliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 6498

Parent taxon: Oppelismiliidae according to E. Roniewicz 2009

Sister taxa: Haimeicyclus, Oppelismilia, Phacelophyllia, Thecactinastraea

Subtaxa: Heterastraea angelae, Heterastraea eveshami, Heterastraea gracilis, Heterastraea stricklandi, Heterastraea tomesi

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic