Alveolocyathus Filkorn 1994 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Turbinoliidae

Full reference: H. F. Filkorn. 1994. Fossil scleractinian corals from James Ross Basin, Antarctica. Antarctic Research Series 65:1-96

Parent taxon: Turbinoliidae according to H. F. Filkorn 1994

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Alveolocyathus felixi

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore

Distribution: found only at Seymour Island I, Antarctica (Cretaceous of Antarctica)

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