Stenocyathus Pourtales 1871 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Guyniidae

Alternative spelling: Stenocathus

Parent taxon: Guyniidae according to J. W. Wells 1956

See also Kiessling 2008 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cyathosmilia, Guynia, Onchotrochus, Pourtalocyathus, Schizocyathus

Subtaxa: Stenocyathus alabamiensis Stenocyathus hoffmeisteri Stenocyathus vermiformis

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Quaternary of Greece (9 collections), Italy (1)

• Miocene of Grenada (1)

• Eocene of Tonga (1)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Alabama)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: Alabama)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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