Asterosmilia abnormalis Duncan 1864 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Alternative combination: Trochocyathus abnormalis

Belongs to Asterosmilia according to J. P. Dawson 2004

See also Cairns and Wells 1987

Sister taxa: Asterosmilia aliquantula, Asterosmilia alloiteaui, Asterosmilia compressa, Asterosmilia duncani, Asterosmilia exarata, Asterosmilia hilli, Asterosmilia irregularis, Asterosmilia profunda

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal microcarnivore


• Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1 collection)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (3)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (5)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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