Trochosmilia striata Gabb 1864 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae

Alternative combination: Trochocyathus striatus

Belongs to Trochosmilia according to Gabb 1864

Sister taxa: Trochosmilia acutimargo, Trochosmilia arguta, Trochosmilia asiatica, Trochosmilia beyrichi, Trochosmilia camura, Trochosmilia corniculum, Trochosmilia cristata, Trochosmilia delicatissima, Trochosmilia faujasi, Trochosmilia lorioli, Trochosmilia minuta, Trochosmilia moorei, Trochosmilia multisinuosa, Trochosmilia oldhami, Trochosmilia orientalis, Trochosmilia osensis, Trochosmilia persica, Trochosmilia stainbrooki, Trochosmilia transitoria

Type specimen: UCMP 12256

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (18: California collections)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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