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Lithostrotion Fleming 1828 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Lithostrotionidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 5588

Synonyms: Cystidendron Schindewolf 1927 (no. 111351), Cystistrotion Schindewolf 1927 (no. 111352), Lasmocyathus d'Orbigny 1849 (no. 111349), Lithostrotium Agassiz 1846 (no. 111346), Nemaphyllum M'Coy 1849 (no. 111347), Nematophyllum Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 (no. 111350), Stylaxis M'Coy 1849 (no. 111348), Stylostrotion Chi 1935 (no. 111353)

Parent taxon: Lithostrotioninae according to D. Hill 1981

Sister taxa: Akiyosiphyllum, Cionodendron, Orionastraea, Schoenophyllum

Subtaxa: Lithostrotion araneum, Lithostrotion banffense, Lithostrotion decipiens, Lithostrotion mclareni, Lithostrotion mutabile, Lithostrotion sinuosum, Lithostrotion vorticale, Lithostrotion warreni

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder