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Isopora Studer 1878 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 148954

Alternative spelling: Acropora (Isopora)

Parent taxon: Acroporidae according to A. F. Budd and C. C. Wallace 2008

Sister taxa: Acropora, Anacropora, Astreopora, Bacarella, Dendracis, Diplocoenia, Etallonasteria, Gravieropsammia, Montipora, Palaestraeopora, Parastraeopora, Paretallonia

Subtaxa: Isopora brueggemanni, Isopora crateriformis, Isopora cuneata, Isopora curacaoensis, Isopora ginsburgi, Isopora matahari, Isopora palifera, Isopora togianensis

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder