Discotrochus hoelzli Kühn 1965 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

Full reference: O. Kühn. 1965. Korallen und Bryozoen aus der bayerischen Molasse [Corals and Bryozoa from the Bavarian Molasse]. Mitteilungen der Bayerischen Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und historische Geologie 5:29-68

Belongs to Discotrochus according to O. Kühn 1965

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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Kaltenbachgraben, which is in a Langhian/Serravallian marine marl/sandstone in Germany

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Miocene of Germany (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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