Calamophylliopsis cervina Etallon 1860 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae

Alternative combinations: Calamophyllia cervina, Rhabdophyllia cervina, Thecosmilia cervina

Belongs to Calamophylliopsis according to R. C. Baron-Szabo 2017

See also Geyer 1955 and Turnsek 1997

Sister taxa: Calamophylliopsis compacta, Calamophylliopsis compressa, Calamophylliopsis crassa, Calamophylliopsis elegans, Calamophylliopsis etalloni, Calamophylliopsis flabellum, Calamophylliopsis fotisalensis, Calamophylliopsis klothoensis, Calamophylliopsis kyrvakarensis, Calamophylliopsis lombricalis, Calamophylliopsis marini, Calamophylliopsis moreauana, Calamophylliopsis sandbergeri, Calamophylliopsis simonyi, Calamophylliopsis stockesi, Calamophylliopsis vidali, Cladophylliopsis alternicosta

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Switzerland (2 collections)

• Jurassic of the Czech Republic (1), France (1), Georgia (1), Germany (3), Poland (3), Portugal (3), Slovenia (5), Switzerland (1)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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