Dermosmilia cretacica Turnsek 1974 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae

Belongs to Dermosmilia according to Turnsek 1974

Sister taxa: Dermosmilia bathonica, Dermosmilia capitata, Dermosmilia crassa, Dermosmilia divergens, Dermosmilia dobrogeana, Dermosmilia etalloni, Dermosmilia fiagdonensis, Dermosmilia glomerata, Dermosmilia jezoensis, Dermosmilia labeata, Dermosmilia laxata, Dermosmilia miyakoensis, Dermosmilia nagaoi, Dermosmilia nana, Dermosmilia neocomiensis, Dermosmilia pauciramosa, Dermosmilia rugosa, Dermosmilia rutogensis, Dermosmilia simplex, Dermosmilia trichotoma

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Germany (1 collection), Greece (1), Iran (1), Mexico (3), Slovenia (1), Turkmenistan (2), Ukraine (1)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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