Milne Edwards and Haime, 1851, p. 70
Oculina explanata Michelin, 1845 : 201; Original Designation Milne Edwards and Haime, 1851: 70
Type Specimen: Holotype; M3560; Verified; Unknown
Type Locality: Cenomanian of France (Le Mans, Sarthe).
Colonial, massive, plocoid. Gemmation extracalicinal, marginal and intracalicinal. Costosepta compact, exsert, laminar. One major septum developed in some corallites. Costae strongly developed. Columella absent. Exothecal dissepiments large, vesicular to tabulate. Wall septothecal.
- Southern Europe, Central Europe; Early Cretaceous - Late Cretaceous
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The editor is: Rosemarie Baron-Szabo