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Symphyllia recta Dana 1846 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 149149

Alternative combination: Mussa recta

Synonyms: Mussa nobilis Dana 1846 (no. 150304), Symphyllia nobilis Dana 1846 (no. 150305)

Belongs to Symphyllia according to Matthai 1928

Sister taxa: Symphyllia agaricia, Symphyllia confusa, Symphyllia densium, Symphyllia erythraea, Symphyllia molengraaffi, Symphyllia radians, Symphyllia valenciennesii

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder