Croneisites Frizzell and Exline 1957 (sea cucumber)

Holothuroidea - Apodida - Synaptitidae

Full reference: D. L. Frizzell and H. Exline. 1957. Revision of the family Synaptitidae, fossil holothurian sclerites (Echinodermata Holothuroidea). Boletin Sociedad Geologia, Peru 32:97-119

Parent taxon: Synaptitidae according to H. Górka and L. Luszczewska 1969

See also Deflandre-Rigaud 1962, Frizzell and Exline 1957, Frizzell and Exline 1966 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Auricularites, Synaptites

Subtaxa: Croneisites insignis Croneisites laevigatus Croneisites oligocaenicus Croneisites polonicus

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Type: Synapta oligocaenica

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore


• Miocene of Poland (1 collection)

• Eocene of France (1)

Total: 2 collections including 5 occurrences

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