Amplexocarinia Soshkina 1928 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Laccophyllidae

Synonym: Amplexicarinia Lang et al. 1940

Parent taxon: Amplexocariniinae according to D. Hill 1981

See also Hill 1956 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Gorizdronia, Nalivkinella, Nicholsoniella, Paralleynia

Subtaxa: Amplexocarinia abichi Amplexocarinia alternans Amplexocarinia beyrichi Amplexocarinia chilungensis Amplexocarinia cristata Amplexocarinia dentiformis Amplexocarinia geyeri Amplexocarinia geyeri Amplexocarinia jiangxiensis Amplexocarinia kangmarensis Amplexocarinia muralis Amplexocarinia subtilis Amplexocarinia xainzaensis Amplexocarinia yunnanensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Cambodia (2 collections), China (17), Indonesia (3), Iran (4), Pakistan (4), the Russian Federation (4), Slovenia (1), Thailand (1), Tunisia (1), United States (2: Texas)

• Carboniferous of Australia (1), China (3), Egypt (1), Ireland (1), Japan (1), Morocco (2), Spain (1), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (2: Texas)

• Devonian of China (2), the Czech Republic (1), Germany (2), Morocco (1), Spain (3), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 64 collections including 66 occurrences

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