Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848, p.469

Type Species

Astrea numisma Defrance, 1826, p.390; Original Designation Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848: 469

Type Specimen: Holotype; ; Not Traced; Unknown

Type Locality: "environs de Gap", France

The collection of Defrance was deposited in Caen, and it was destroyed during WWII.




  • North America; Late Triassic
  • Subsaharan Africa; Middle Jurassic - Late Jurassic
  • East Asia; Late Jurassic
  • Western Europe; Early Cretaceous
  • Southern Europe; Early Cretaceous
  • North America; Early Cretaceous
  • Central America; Early Cretaceous
  • South America; Early Cretaceous
  • Western Europe; Late Cretaceous
  • Southern Europe; Late Cretaceous
  • North America; Late Cretaceous
  • Caribbean; Late Cretaceous
  • South America; Late Cretaceous
  • Central America, Caribbean; Eocene - Oligocene
  • Southern Europe; Miocene
  • Subsaharan Africa; Miocene
  • Central Asia; Miocene
  • East Asia; Miocene
  • North America; Miocene
  • Central America; Miocene
  • Caribbean; Miocene
  • South Asia; Pliocene - Pleistocene
  • Polynesia; Pliocene
  • North America; Pliocene
  • Caribbean; Pliocene
  • Central Pacific; Recent
Source: paleodb.org; accessed 23 August 2011.

This page has been in preparation since 13-Jan-2010 18:57

This version was contributed by Ann Budd on 24-Jun-2012 16:07.

Page authors are: Jim Klaus. Please contact the editor if you would like to contribute to the diagnosis of this taxon.

The editor is: Ann Budd

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