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Polyastropsis Alloiteau 1957 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 6773

Parent taxon: Thamnasteriidae according to R. C. Baron-Szabo and C.M. González-León 1999

Sister taxa: Corbariastraea, Dendrastrea, Dimorphofungia, Recticostastraea, Stereocaenia, Substuoresia, Thalamocaeniopsis, Thamnasteria

Subtaxa: Polyastropsis bouri, Polyastropsis marcoui

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder