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Eusmilia fastigiata Pallas 1766 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Meandrinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 138039

Alternative combinations: Caryophyllia fastigiata, Lobophyllia fastigiata, Madrepora fastigiata, Mussa fastigiata

Belongs to Eusmilia according to Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851

Sister taxa: Eusmilia bainbridgensis, Eusmilia carrizensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder