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Spaniocrinus geniculatus

Crinoidea - Dendrocrinida - Spaniocrinidae

Taxonomy
Spaniocrinus geniculatus was named by Webster and Jell (1999). Its type specimen is QM F38987 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is QML518, Lucky Valley Creek, Elbow Valley, which is in an Artinskian marine siliciclastic in the Condamine Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Spaniocrinus geniculatus Webster and Jell p. 299 fig. 9

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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
orderDendrocrinida
superfamilyScytalocrinoideaMoore and Laudon 1943
familySpaniocrinidaeMoore and Laudon 1943
genusSpaniocrinusStrimple 1971
speciesgeniculatus

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