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Acrosmilia minima Beauvais and M'Rabet 1977 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acrosmiliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 118828

Full reference: M. Beauvais and A. M'Rabet. 1977. Les Madreporaires du Berriasien superieur du Djebel Siouf (Axe Nord-Sud, Tunisie Centrale). Notes du Service Géologique de Tunisie (43)103-137

Belongs to Acrosmilia according to M. Beauvais and A. M'Rabet 1977

Sister taxa: Acrosmilia agassizi, Acrosmilia baltica, Acrosmilia conica, Acrosmilia conica, Acrosmilia cupulata, Acrosmilia depressa, Acrosmilia dilatata, Acrosmilia dubravitzensis, Acrosmilia elongata, Acrosmilia flouesti, Acrosmilia fungina, Acrosmilia pironai, Acrosmilia precursor, Acrosmilia robusta, Acrosmilia sanchezroigi, Acrosmilia separata, Acrosmilia soemmanni, Acrosmilia thrumanni, Acrosmilia thurmanni, Acrosmilia zitteli

Type specimen: Its type locality is Corals of Djebel Siouf, which is in a Berriasian marine marl in the Sidi Kralif Formation of Tunisia

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic