Orbigny, 1849, p. 6

Lasmophyllia Orbigny, 1849, p. 6 is a junior synonym (available and invalid), see Montlivaltia Lamouroux, 1821, p. 78.

The Jurassic type species is traditionnally treated as a Montlivaltia, but the type material is not known

Type Species

Caryophyllia dilatata Michelin, 1843; Monotypy Orbigny, 1849

Type Specimen: Syntype; ; Not Traced; Unknown

Type Locality: Oxfordian (Late Jurassic) of France (St Mihiel and Maxey sur Vaize, Meuse).



  • Western Europe, Southern Europe, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, South America; Late Jurassic - Late Cretaceous

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This version was contributed by Bernard Lathuilière on 12-Jan-2013 09:44.

Page authors are: Rosemarie Baron-Szabo Bernard Lathuilière. Please contact the editor if you would like to contribute to the diagnosis of this taxon.

The editor is: Rosemarie Baron-Szabo

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