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Dimorphastraeopsis Alloiteau 1958 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Haplaraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 6359

Synonym: Olgastraea Eliasova 1989 (taxon 54417)

Full reference: J. Alloiteau. 1958. Monographie des madreporaires fossiles de Madagascar [Monograph of fossil corals from Madagascar]. Annales Geologiques de Madagascar 25:1-218

Parent taxon: Meandrophylliinae according to R. C. Baron-Szabo 2002

Sister taxa: Brachymeandra, Meandrophyllia

Subtaxa: Dimorphastraeopsis bohemica, Dimorphastraeopsis patellaris

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder