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Montigyra kenti

Matthai, 1928


Matthai, 1928

Characters: This species and genus is known from a single specimen. It is hemispherical and submeandroid with groups of septa fused into monticules. Septa are thin and compact.

Colour: Not recorded.

Similar Species: The merulinid Boninastrea boninensis.

Habitat: Not recorded.

Abundance: Possibly extinct.

Taxonomic Note: The type species of Montigyra Matthai, 1928. Very distinct species. Known only from the holotype and now possibly extinct.

Taxonomic References: Matthai (1928); Veron (2000a);

COTW History since Veron (2000a)
  • Family: All families are currently under review
  • Genus/species: No change