Discotrochus cylindricus Sismonda 1871 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

Alternative combination: Deltocyathus cylindricus

Belongs to Discotrochus according to J. P. Chevalier 1961

Sister taxa: Discotrochus astericus, Discotrochus hoelzli, Discotrochus michelottii, Discotrochus pateriformis, Discotrochus pseudoduncani

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Torino Hill, Piedmont (Miocene of Italy)

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