Agaricia sp. A.

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Photograph: Scale bar is approx. 0.33 cm. Specimen NMB D5932 (Mao Formation, Río Gurabo, Dominican Republic. Early Pliocene).

Morphologic Description:

Colony Form: meandroid
Colony Shape: plates; flat or gently curved
Colline Characteristics: low
Series Length: long
Budding Type: intramural
Corallite Diameter: 2.7-4.0 mm
Septa Per Corallite: 18-29
Lobes: none
Columella Structure: trabecular and discontinuous
Columellla Development: style or bar
Wall Structure: synapticulothecal
Early Pliocene: Mao Formation, Dominican Republic.