Culicia parasita Michelin 1847 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Rhizangiidae

Alternative combinations: Cryptangia parasita, Cryptangia parasitica, Culicia parasitica, Lithodendron parasitum

Belongs to Culicia according to C. Chaix and B. Cahuzac 2005

See also Chaix and Cahuzac 2005 and Chevalier 1961

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Greece (1 collection)

• Pliocene of France (2)

• Miocene of France (17), Italy (1)

• Oligocene of France (2)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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