Wells, 1932, p. 242

Blothrocyathus Wells, 1932, p. 242 is a junior synonym (available and invalid), see Aulastraeopora Prever, 1909, p. 139.

Type Species

Blothrocyathus harrisi Wells, 1932, p. 242, pl. 30, figs. 6-7, pl. 31, figs.3-4; Original Designation Wells, 1932, 242

Type Specimen: Holotype; ; Not Traced; Unknown

Type Locality: Lower Aptian of Texas, USA (Lower Glen Rose Limestone).

The tyep material is housed at TMM (Austin, Texas) under UT-11472A-C and UT-11475.



See discussion under Hexasmiliopsis.


  • North America; Early Cretaceous

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