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Dipsastraea pallida Dana 1846 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Merulinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 310898

Alternative combinations: Astrea pallida, Favia pallida

Synonyms: Favia amplior Edwards and Haime 1850 (no. 83588), Favia doreyensis Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 (no. 177330), Favia hululensis Gardiner 1904 (no. 177331), Parastrea doreyensis Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 (no. 177329)

Belongs to Dipsastraea according to D. Huang et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Dipsastraea amicorum, Dipsastraea favus, Dipsastraea helianthoides, Dipsastraea lacuna, Dipsastraea laxa, Dipsastraea lizardensis, Dipsastraea matthaii, Dipsastraea maxima, Dipsastraea rotumana, Dipsastraea speciosa, Dipsastraea veroni

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder