†family Favositidae Dana 1846 (tabulate coral)

Anthozoa - Favositida - Favositidae

Parent taxon: Favositida according to T.C. Gierlowski and R. L. Langenheim 1985

See also Hill 1981, Klaamann 1964 and Murray 1985

Sister taxa: Alveolitina, Dendropora, Favositina, Lamottiidae, Thamnoporina, Trachyporidae

Subtaxa: Emmonsiinae Favositinae Gephuropora Pachyfavositinae Palaeofavositinae Paleofavosites Paleofavositinae Squamites

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Triassic of Italy (1 collection)

• Permian of Australia (2), Indonesia (3), Iran (2), United States (1: Alaska)

• Chesterian of United States (1: Arkansas)

• Osagean of United States (1: Kentucky)

• Carboniferous of Germany (2), Ireland (1), Morocco (1), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (4), United States (2: Georgia, Kentucky)

• Couvinien of Australia (1)

• Devonian to Carboniferous of France (1)

• Devonian of Afghanistan (15), Australia (58), Austria (6), Belgium (9), Canada (39: Manitoba, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Yukon), China (22), Colombia (1), the Czech Republic (5), France (3), Germany (41), Italy (2), Japan (3), Kazakhstan (1), Kyrgyzstan (1), Laos (1), Mongolia (21), Morocco (9), New Zealand (7), Poland (4), the Russian Federation (46), Saudi Arabia (1), South Africa (1), Spain (34), Tajikistan (25), Thailand (4), Ukraine (3), the United Kingdom (10), United States (208: Alaska, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee), Uzbekistan (3), Venezuela (1), Vietnam (19), Western Sahara (1)

• Clinton of Canada (11: British Columbia)

• Silurian to Devonian of Australia (1), Pakistan (1), the Russian Federation (1), Tajikistan (1), Ukraine (1), United States (2: Oklahoma, Virginia)

• Silurian of Afghanistan (2), Argentina (1), Australia (20), Belarus (2), Canada (141: Manitoba, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Northwest Territories and Yukon, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec, Yukon), China (70), the Czech Republic (9), Estonia (125), Greenland (8), India (5), Ireland (2), Jordan (2), Kazakhstan (4), Lithuania (1), Malaysia (1), Mexico (1), Mongolia (11), Norway (19), Paraguay (1), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (121), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (2), Sweden (27), Tajikistan (5), Ukraine (18), the United Kingdom (19), United States (165: Alaska, California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin), Uzbekistan (1)

• Niagaran of United States (3: Indiana, New York, Ohio)

• Ordovician to Silurian of Canada (9: British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Québec), United States (1: Alaska)

• Ordovician to Devonian of Canada (1: Nunavut)

• Ordovician of Australia (5), Canada (46: Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec), China (10), Estonia (31), France (1), Mongolia (1), Norway (1), the Russian Federation (20), Sweden (1), the United Kingdom (5), United States (39: Alaska, Colorado, Georgia, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 1604 collections including 2968 occurrences

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