Axotrochus Beauvais 1986 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Coryphylliidae

Full reference: L. Beauvais. 1986. Monographie des Madreporaires du Jurassique Inferieur du Maroc (Monograph on Lower Jurassic Corals of Morocco). Palaeontographica Abteilung A 194(1-3):1-68

Parent taxon: Coryphylliidae according to L. Beauvais 1986

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Flexastrea, Khytrastrea, Margarogyra, Nevadoseris, Noriphyllia, Pokljukosmilia

Subtaxa: Axotrochus outitensis

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Type: Axotrochus outitensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore

Distribution: found only at J. Outita col de Moussanoua, Atlas Mountains (Jurassic of Morocco)

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