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Gissocrinus ludensis

Crinoidea - Cyathocrinida - Cyathocrinitidae

Taxonomy
Gissocrinus ludensis was named by Ramsbottom (1958). Its type specimen is BM E 26573, a calyx, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Leintwardine starfish bed, which is in a Leintwardine lagoonal siltstone in the Lower Leintwardine Formation of the United Kingdom.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Gissocrinus ludensis Ramsbottom p. 109

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
subclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
RankNameAuthor
Cladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
infraclassEucladida
superorderCyathoformes
orderCyathocrinida(Bather 1899)
superfamilyCyathocrinitaceaBassler 1938
familyCyathocrinitidaeRoemer 1854
genusGissocrinusAngelin 1878
speciesludensis

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