Ceratocyathus regregensis Chevalier 1962 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Full reference: J.-P. Chevalier. 1962. Les Madréporaires miocènes du Maroc. Notes et mémoires du service geologique 173:1-74

Belongs to Ceratocyathus according to J.-P. Chevalier 1962

Sister taxa: Caryophyllia (Ceratocyathus) cornucopia, Caryophyllia (Ceratocyathus) minus, Caryophyllia (Ceratocyathus) paucicosta, Caryophyllia (Ceratocyathus) raricostatus, Caryophyllia (Ceratocyathus) tortonensis, Caryophyllia (Ceratocyathus) undulatus, Ceratocyathus crassiseptus, Ceratocyathus curvatus, Ceratocyathus granulatus, Ceratocyathus pressulus

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Region of Rabat : Oued Bou Regreg and Oued Akrech (Miocene of Morocco)

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