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Pseudocystophora sakmarensis Kossovaya 1997 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Durhaminidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 183145

Belongs to Pseudocystophora according to J. Fedorowski et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Pseudocystophora complexa, Pseudocystophora delicata, Pseudocystophora dobrolyubovae, Pseudocystophora fryi, Pseudocystophora pseudowischeriana, Pseudocystophora wilsoni

Type specimen: TsNIGR 8/12824. Its type locality is Sula River Locality 39, Bed 5d, Northern Timan, which is in a Sakmarian carbonate limestone in the Tastuba Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder