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Latusastrea d'Orbigny 1850 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Heterocoeniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 6553

Alternative spelling: Latusastraea

Parent taxon: Heterocoeniidae according to W. Kiessling 2008

Sister taxa: Canleria, Castiglionastrea, Confusaforma, Elasmocoenia, Heterocoenia, Heterosmilia, Hexasmilia, Hexasmiliopsis, Pachythecophyllia

Subtaxa: Latusastrea alveolaris, Latusastrea decipiens, Latusastrea exiguis, Latusastrea irregularis, Latusastrea polygonalis, Latusastrea provincialis

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder