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Fungia fungites Linnaeus 1758 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 149185

Alternative combination: Madrepora fungites

Synonyms: Fungia patella Ellis and Solander 1786 (no. 174676), Madrepora patella Ellis and Solander 1786 (no. 174675)

Belongs to Fungia according to Doederlein 1902

Sister taxa: Fungia (Verrillofungia), Fungia actinodiscus, Fungia borneensis, Fungia concinna, Fungia corona, Fungia decipiens, Fungia fralinae, Fungia granulicostata, Fungia granulosa, Fungia halophila, Fungia horrida, Fungia inaequicostata, Fungia klunzingeri, Fungia laevis, Fungia moluccensis, Fungia paumotensis, Fungia proechinata, Fungia pseudoechinata, Fungia repanda, Fungia scabra, Fungia scruposa, Fungia scutaria, Fungia subpaumotensis, Fungia uniformis, Fungia valida

Ecology: stationary epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder