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Family Meandrinidae Gray 1847 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia

PaleoDB taxon number: 81748

Parent taxon: Faviicae according to J. W. Wells 1956

Sister taxa: Anthemiphylliidae, Faviidae, Merulinidae, Montlivaltiidae, Pectiniidae, Rhizangiidae, Tropiphyllidae

Subtaxa: Ctenella, Dichocoeniinae, Euphylliinae, Eusmilia, Gyrosmilia, Meandrininae, Montigyra, Progyrosmilia

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder