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Ceratotrochus ginginensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Coelosmilia ginginensis was named by Etheridge (1913). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Ceratotrochus ginginensis by Jell et al. (2011).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Coelosmilia ginginensis Etheridge
2011Ceratotrochus ginginensis Jell et al.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
genusCeratotrochusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
speciesginginensis(Etheridge 1913)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Ceratotrochus ginginensis Etheridge 1913
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No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitef
Grouping: solitaryf
Clonal: yesf
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yesf
Life habit: low-level epifaunalf
Diet: microcarnivoref
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: alternatingo
Asexual: yeso
Dispersal: watero
Dispersal 2: planktonico
Created: 2004-02-29 09:13:07
Modified: 2004-02-29 11:13:07
Source: g = genus, f = family, o = order, c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: Santonian or 86.30000 to 83.60000 Ma

Collections: one only

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Santonian86.3 - 83.6Australia (Western Australia) Ceratotrochus ginginensis (123005)