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Acrosmilia sanchezroigi Wells 1941 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acrosmiliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 304170

Alternative combination: Leptophyllia sanchezroigi

Full reference: J. W. Wells. 1941. Upper Cretaceous corals from Cuba. Bulletins of American Paleontology 26:282-300

Belongs to Acrosmilia according to W. Kiessling 2014

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 minima, Acrosmilia pironai, Acrosmilia precursor, Acrosmilia robusta, Acrosmilia separata, Acrosmilia soemmanni, Acrosmilia thrumanni, Acrosmilia thurmanni, Acrosmilia zitteli

Type specimen: Its type locality is Central Perseverancia, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian marine horizon in Cuba

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic