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Caulastraea sp. A


Caulastraea sp. A

Holotype:
none no number; ,

Species Morphological Description:
Symmetry of bud geometry: multi-directional; Septal spacing (per 5mm): >12; Colony size: small (<10cm); Branch distance: 1-3mm; Epitheca: absent; Wall development between buds: always; Calice relief: low (<2mm); Coenosteum: absent; Exothecal dissepiments: absent; Septal lobes: absent; Paliform lobes: absent; Columella continuity: continuous; Columella width: <=1/4; Endothecal dissepiments: rare; Wall structure: septothecal; Double or single wall: single; Attachment of skeleton: attached; Calice or valley width: small (1.5-5mm); Calicular platform shape: u-shaped; Number of septal cycles: >3; Relative septa thickness: unequal; Relative costae thickness: unequal;


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Specimen Details:
Caulastraea sp. A
Specimen: nontype SUI 99641
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Image view: colony;
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Distribution:
Early Pliocene
Seroe Domi Formation.
       Salina St. Michiel, Curacao, south Caribbean.
Early Pliocene - Late Pliocene
Seroe Domi Formation. St. Michiel ridges, Curacao, south Caribbean.