Sikharulidze, 1972

Type Species

Paretallonia bendukidzeae Sikharulidze, 1972: 643; Original Designation Sikharulidze, 1972: 643

Type Specimen: Holotype; ; Not Traced; Unknown

Type Locality: Hauterivian of Georgia (Caucasus).

The holotype of the type species is housed at GIN (Tbilisi) under 36/77.



Colonial, massive, subcerioid. Gemmation extracalicinal. Septa compact, confluent to nonconfluent, granulated laterally. Synapticulae numerous, peripherally. Endothecal dissepiments tabulate, well developed. Perithecal wall rudimentary. Columella styliform, well developed. Wall synapticulothecal, porous.


See discussion under Holocoenia Milne Edwards and Haime, 1851.


  • Southern Europe; Early Cretaceous
  • Central Europe; Early Cretaceous
  • Eastern Europe; Early Cretaceous

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Paretallonia bendukidzae Sikharulidze, 1972