Alatotrochus Cairns 1994 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Turbinoliidae

Full reference: S. D. Cairns. 1994. Scleractinia of the Temperate North Pacific. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 557:1-150

Parent taxon: Turbinoliidae according to S. D. Cairns 1994

Sister taxa: Alveolocyathus, Australocyathus, Bothrophoria, Conocyathus, Cyathotrochus, Deltocyathoides, Foveolocyathus, Holcotrochus, Laminocyathus, Nicaeotrochus, Palocyathus, Paradeltocyathus, Peponocyathus, Sphenotrochus, Trematotrochus, Tropidocyathus, Turbinolia, Wellsotrochus

Subtaxa: Alatotrochus rubescens

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Type: Platytrochus rubescens

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore

Distribution: found only at USGS 17633, southwest of China (FSM 11, 22-33-14) (Quaternary of Japan)

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