Beauvais, 1976

Type Species

Aulastraeopora chelussi Prever, 1909: 140; Original Designation Beauvais, 1976: 24

Type Specimen: Holotype; wamu-464; Verified; Dry Preserved

Type locality: Aptian of Italy.



Colonial, cerioid. Gemmation generally extracalicinal. Corallite lumen is separated from the wall by a dissepimentarium. Septa compact, bilaterally arranged, thin in the lumen, becoming thicker in the peripheral region. Lonsdaleoid septa present. Columella absent. Endothecal dissepiments large, vesicular in the outer region of the corallite.


  • Southern Europe; Early Cretaceous - Late Cretaceous
  • Central America; Early Cretaceous
  • Central Europe; Late Cretaceous
  • Eastern Europe; Late Cretaceous

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Preverastraea paronai (Prever, 1909)