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Stephanocoenia intersepta Esper 1795 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Astrocoeniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 148836

Alternative combinations: Astrea intersepta, Madrepora intersepta

Synonym: Stephanocoenia michelinii Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 (taxon 177351)

Belongs to Stephanocoenia according to Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848

Sister taxa: Stephanocoenia antiquus, Stephanocoenia duncani, Stephanocoenia peruviana, Stephanocoenia spongiformis, Stephanocoenia storrsi, Stephanocoenia tricoronata

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder