Turbinolia Lamarck 1816 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Turbinoliidae

Parent taxon: Turbinoliidae according to S. D. Cairns 1997

See also Hassan 1953, Kosnik 2002 and Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Turbinolia (Turbinolia) Turbinolia attenuata Turbinolia bowerbanki Turbinolia capayasensis Turbinolia claibornensis Turbinolia clarki Turbinolia costata Turbinolia dickersoni Turbinolia dispar Turbinolia dixoni Turbinolia fredericiana Turbinolia gerardi Turbinolia gigantissima Turbinolia humilis Turbinolia imbulata Turbinolia insignifica Turbinolia laminifera Turbinolia minor Turbinolia mitrata Turbinolia nilensis Turbinolia nystiana Turbinolia olssoni Turbinolia paniselensis Turbinolia pusillanima Turbinolia quaylei Turbinolia subtercisa Turbinolia tenuis Turbinolia vaughani Turbinolia vicksburgensis Turbinolia vincenti Turbinolia wautubbeensis Turbinolia weaveri

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore


• Miocene of Slovakia (1 collection)

• Oligocene of Germany (1), Greenland (1), the Netherlands (1), Peru (1), United States (5: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi)

• Eocene of Belgium (12), Colombia (1), France (6), Mexico (1), the Netherlands (2), Nigeria (3), Ukraine (2), the United Kingdom (16), United States (62: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, Washington)

• Paleocene of Cote D'Ivoire (1), United States (3: Alabama, Mississippi, Virginia)

• Cretaceous of Madagascar (1)

Total: 120 collections including 155 occurrences

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