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Hydnophyllon Eliasova 1974 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 6515

Full reference: H. Eliasova. 1974. Hexacorallia et octocorallia du Paleogene des Carpates externes [Paleogene corals of the Outer Carpathians]. Sbornik Geologickych Ved, Palaeontologie 16:105-156

Parent taxon: Fungiidae according to H. Eliasova 1974

Sister taxa: Axoseris, Cantharellus, Ctenactis, Cycloseris, Discotrochus, Fungia, Funginellastraea, Halomitra, Heliofungia, Herpolitha, Leptophyllon, Lithophyllon, Parahalomitra, Podabacia, Polyphyllia, Reussiphyllon, Sandalolitha, Zoopilus

Subtaxa: Hydnophyllon splendidum

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Type: Hydnophyllon splendidum

Ecology: stationary epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder