† Leptoria patellaris (Cycloria patellaris)

Leptoria patellaris

Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Stamm: Cnidaria  ⇒ Klasse: Anthozoa  ⇒ Unterklasse: Hexacorallia  ⇒ Ordnung: Scleractinia  ⇒ Unterordnung: Faviina  ⇒ Überfamilie: Faviicae  ⇒ Familie: Merulinidae  ⇒ Gattung: Leptoria

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Reuss, 1854

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Leptoria patellaris



Cycloria patellaris

Reuss, 1854
Ref.: W. Kiessling. 2014. Taxonomic revisions of scleractinian corals.

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Motility: attached, stationary
Habit: colonial, clonal
Environment: marine

suspension feeder, photosymbiotic

Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 16)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • R. C. Baron-Szabo, 2017 - Scleractinian corals from the upper Berriasian of central Europe and comparison with contemporaneous coral assemblages - Zootaxa (4383), 001-098 (journal article, English)