ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Trachyphyllia geoffroyi Audouin 1826 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Merulinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 178896

Alternative combination: Turbinolia geoffroyi

Synonyms: Antillia orientalis Gerth 1921 (no. 184572), Manicina amarantum Dana 1846 (no. 185701), Trachyphyllia amarantum Dana 1846 (no. 185702)

Belongs to Trachyphyllia according to T. Inskipp et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Trachyphyllia granti, Trachyphyllia sawkinsi, Antillia poculiformis, Antillia clarki, Antillia hadleyi, Antillia dentata, Antillia cristata, Antillia heueri, Antillia turbinata, Antillia persica, Antillia dominicensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder