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Acanthastrea hemprichii Ehrenberg 1834 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 149155

Alternative combinations: Astrea hemprichii, Favia hemprichii

Belongs to Acanthastrea according to Vaughan 1918

Sister taxa: Acanthastrea crenulata, Acanthastrea dausi, Acanthastrea echinata, Acanthastrea hillae, Acanthastrea horrida, Acanthastrea lordhowensis, Acanthastrea polygonalis, Acanthastrea termofurae

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder