2. M. Aemilius
Paulus, M. F. L. N., son of the preceding, was consul B. C. 255 with Ser. Fulvius Paetinus Nobilior, about the middle of the first Punic war.
The history of the expedition of these consuls to Africa, and of their shipwreck on their return, is given under NOBILIOR, No. 1.