Lithostrotion vorticale Parkinson 1808 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Lithostrotionidae

Alternative combination: Madrepora vorticalis

Belongs to Lithostrotion according to M. Aretz and J. Nudds 2005

See also Aretz and Herbig 2010

Sister taxa: Lithostrotion araneum, Lithostrotion banffense, Lithostrotion decipiens, Lithostrotion mamillaris, Lithostrotion mclareni, Lithostrotion mutabile, Lithostrotion sinuosum, Lithostrotion warreni

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of Algeria (3 collections), Ireland (2), Morocco (14), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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