Coleopora Canu & Bassler, 1927

Type species: Coleopora verrucosa Canu & Bassler, 1927

Coleopora verrucosa has now been shown to be a species of Exechonella (Cáceres-Chamizo, Sanner, Tilbrook, & Ostrovsky, 2017). Consequently, Coleopora is a subjective synonym of Exechonella, and a new genus name is required for the following group of species.

This genus includes the species:

  1. "Coleopora" americana
  2. Osburn, 1940 Recent Caribbean WoRMS 472543
  3. "Coleopora" asanoi
  4. Kataoka, 1961 Neogene Pleistocene Japan  
  5. "Coleopora" gigantea
  6. (Canu & Bassler, 1923) Pleistocene
    Recent
    USA California
    Pacific east
    WoRMS 986997
  7. "Coleopora" granulosa
  8. Canu & Bassler, 1928 Neogene Pliocene Panama  
  9. "Coleopora" insignis
  10. (Reuss, 1874) Neogene Miocene Austria  
  11. "Coleopora" seriata
  12. Canu & Bassler, 1929 Recent Philippines, Mauritius WoRMS 472542
  13. "Coleopora" tsugaruensis
  14. Kataoka, 1957 Neogene Pleistocene Japan  
  15. "Coleopora" tsugaruensis masudai
  16. Kataoka, 1957 Neogene Pleistocene Japan  

Coleopora page at NMITA

Harmer notebook - entry for Coleopora


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