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Kiimetra miocenica

Crinoidea - Cladida - Calometridae

Taxonomy
Kiimetra miocenica was named by Shibata and Oji (2007). Its type specimen is NSM PA 15486 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Torinosu Peninsula crinoids, which is in a Miocene/Miocene coastal sandstone in the Shirahama Formation of Japan. It is the type species of Kiimetra.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2007Kiimetra miocenica Shibata and Oji p. 400

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
RankNameAuthor
orderCladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
infraclassEucladida
infraorderArticulata(von Zittel 1879)
orderComatulida and Clark 1908
superfamilyTropiometraceaClark 1908
familyCalometridaeClark 1911
genusKiimetra
speciesmiocenica

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available