The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Montastraea sp. nov. 'Organ-Pipe'

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Fossil species recorded from the Late Pleistocene (126-11.7ka).

 

Distribution

Caribbean

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Pandolfi, John M., Jackson, Jeremy B. C. and Geister, Jörn. (2001). Geologically Sudden Extinction of Two Widespread Late Pleistocene Caribbean Reef Corals, pp. 120-156. In: Jackson, Jeremy B. C., Lidgard, Scott and McKinney, Frank K. (eds.). Evolutionary Patterns: Growth, Form, and Tempo in the Fossil Record. Chicago & London: The University of Chicago Press.

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