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Szechuanophyllum armenicum Kropatcheva 1989 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Waagenophyllidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 169891

Full reference: G. S. Kropatcheva. 1989. Taxonomic names: corals. Evolution of the latest Permian biota: Midian regional stage in the USSR 1-184

Belongs to Szechuanophyllum according to G. S. Kropatcheva 1989

Sister taxa: Szechuanophyllum abnorme, Szechuanophyllum denticulatum, Szechuanophyllum giganteum, Szechuanophyllum guiense, Szechuanophyllum jilinense, Szechuanophyllum luodianense, Szechuanophyllum multitabulatum, Szechuanophyllum polythecalum, Szechuanophyllum szechuanense, Szechuanophyllum transcaucasicum, Szechuanophyllum zhurihense

Type specimen: TsNIGR 20/12539. Its type locality is Baisal, Bed 8, which is in a Wordian carbonate limestone in the Arpinskaya Formation of Azerbaijan.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder