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Table 4 Museum records of fossil specimens of Oculina spp. from the eastern Atlantic

From: The invasive coral Oculina patagonica has not been recently introduced to the Mediterranean from the western Atlantic

Museum Record number Species Location Epoch or age
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History USNM 64539 Oculina sp. Indre-et-Loire, France Eocene–Serravallian
USNM I 80806 Oculina crassoramosa France Miocene
USNM I 80807 Oculina crassoramosa France Miocene
USNM I 80808 Oculina solanderi Oise, France Lutetian
USNM I 80809 Oculina raristella France Eocene
USNM I 80810 Oculina sp. Oise, France Lutetian
USNM I 80811 Oculina sp. Seine-et-Oise, France Lower Lutetian
USNM I 80812 Oculina sp. Eure, France Lutetian
Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle MNHN-F-M00169 Oculina gemmata Calvados, France Bathonian
MNHN-F-M00170 Oculina neustriaca Calvados, France Bathonian
MNHN-F-M00326 Oculina crassoramosa Indre-et-Loire, France Langhian
MNHN-F-M00598 Oculina crassoramosa Indre-et-Loire, France Langhian
MNHN-F-M00675 Oculina raristella Oise, France Lutetian
MNHN-F-M00745 Oculina crassoramosa Indre-et-Loire, France Langhian
MNHN-F-M00749 Oculina crassoramosa Indre-et-Loire, France Langhian
MNHN-F-M01113 Oculina explanata Sarthe, France Cenomanian