Halysites grandis Sharkova 1981 (tabulate coral)

Anthozoa - Heliolitida - Halysitidae

Full reference: T. T. Sharkova. 1981. Siluriiskiye i devonskiye tabulyaty Mongolii [Silurian and Devonian Tabulata of Mongolia]. Trudy Sovmestnaya Sovetsko-Mongolskaya Paleontologicheskaya Ekspeditisiya [Transactions of the Joint Soviet-Mongolian Paleontological Expedition] 14:5-104

Belongs to Halysites according to T. T. Sharkova 1981

Sister taxa: Halysites catenularia, Halysites catenularius, Halysites junior, Halysites priscus, Halysites regularis, Halysites senior

Type specimen: Its type locality is Mandal-Obo, Mushgai area, which is in a Wenlock shallow subtidal limestone/sandstone in Mongolia

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic

Distribution: found only at Mandal-Obo, Mushgai area

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