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Heteropsammia cochlea Spengler 1781 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dendrophylliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 157780

Alternative combination: Madrepora cochlea

Belongs to Heteropsammia according to Milne-Edwards and Haime 1860

Sister taxa: Heteropsammia michelini, Heteropsammia ovalis

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal microcarnivore