Orbigny, 1849, p.10

Goniaraea Orbigny, 1849, p.10 is a junior synonym (available and invalid), see Goniopora Blainville, 1830.

Type Species

Alveopora elegans Michelin 1846, p.267, pl.63(6); Unknown Orbigny, 1849:10

Type Specimen: Holotype; MNHN F.M632; Verified; Dry Preserved

Type Locality: Aude (Eocene)

collected by Leymerie


  • Caribbean; Eocene
Found only at Christiania (eocene of Jamaica). Source: Paleobiology database (5/28/12). Distribution compiled by Matthew Tibbits.

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This version was contributed by Ann Budd on 01-Jul-2012 23:11.

Page authors are: Ann Budd. 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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