Discocyathus Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Synonym: Brachycyathus

Parent taxon: Thecocyathinae according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

See also Wells 1956

Sister taxon: Thecocyathus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

• Jurassic of Saudi Arabia (1), Serbia and Montenegro (1), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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