Moseley, 1881, p. 151

Stephanotrochus Moseley, 1881, p. 151 is a junior synonym (available and invalid), see Stephanocyathus Seguenza, 1864, p. 61.

Type Species

Ceratotrochus diadema Moseley, 1876, p. 553 (no fig.); Subsequent Designation Wells, 1986, p. 61

Type Specimen: Lectotype; NHMUK 1880.11.25.55; Verified; Dry Preserved

Type Locality: Recent: off Recife, Brazil, 1234 m

Type species well described by Cairns (1979); lectotype designated by Cairns (1977x, p. 731)


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Label for a syntype of Stephanotrochus diadema (Moseley, 1876)
Oral surface of corallum.
Aboral view.