Dermosmilia neocomiensis de Fromentel 1864 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae

Alternative combination: Rhabdophyllia neocomiensis

Belongs to Dermosmilia according to E. Morycowa and J. P. Masse 1998

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

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of China (1 collection), France (1), Georgia (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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