Cyathophora Michelin 1843 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Stylinidae

Synonym: Orbignycoenia

Parent taxon: Cyathophorinae according to D. K. Pandey and F. T. F├╝rsich 2003

See also Baron-Szabo 2002, Kiessling 2003, Roniewicz 1976, Sepkoski 2002 and Wells 1956

Sister taxon: Ewaldocoenia

Subtaxa: Cyathophora babaevi Cyathophora bangoinensis Cyathophora bourgueti Cyathophora cesaredensis Cyathophora claudiensis Cyathophora densata Cyathophora denseta Cyathophora dollfussi Cyathophora faveolata Cyathophora globosa Cyathophora gomangcoensis Cyathophora haysensis Cyathophora kobyi Cyathophora micrommatos Cyathophora neocomiensis Cyathophora olssoni Cyathophora parva Cyathophora pironae Cyathophora pratti Cyathophora steimanni Cyathophora steinmanni Cyathophora thurmanni Cyathophora tithonica

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Bulgaria (5 collections), China (4), the Czech Republic (1), France (1), Georgia (1), Germany (2), Greece (1), Iran (2), Japan (1), Mexico (7), Poland (4), Romania (2), Serbia and Montenegro (4), Spain (2), Trinidad and Tobago (1), Ukraine (3), United States (2: Texas), Venezuela (1)

• Jurassic of Azerbaijan (3), Bulgaria (1), the Czech Republic (6), France (3), Georgia (2), Germany (8), India (1), Indonesia (1), Iran (2), Italy (2), Morocco (1), Poland (2), Portugal (13), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (2), Spain (1), Switzerland (2), Tunisia (2), Turkmenistan (1), the United Kingdom (7)

Total: 105 collections including 127 occurrences

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