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Metacalceolispongia cherrabunensis

Crinoidea - Ampelocrinida - Calceolispongiidae

Taxonomy
Cymbiocrinus cherrabunensis was named by Webster and Jell (1992). Its type specimen is CPC30684 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is East side of Mount Hardman, which is in a Wuchiapingian coastal siliciclastic in the Hardman Formation of Australia. It is the type species of Metacalceolispongia.

It was recombined as Metacalceolispongia cherrabunensis by Webster and Jell (1999).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Cymbiocrinus cherrabunensis Webster and Jell p. 351 fig. 20
1999Metacalceolispongia cherrabunensis Webster and Jell p. 328

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
RankNameAuthor
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
subclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
Cladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
orderAmpelocrinida
familyCalceolispongiidae
genusMetacalceolispongia
speciescherrabunensis()

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