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Crinoidea - Encrinida - Traumatocrinidae

Traumatocrinus was named by Woehrmann (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Tr Carn-l Sepkoski's reference number: 980]. It is not extant. Its type is Porocrinus caudex. It is the type genus of Traumatocrinidae.

It was assigned to Encrinida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Traumatocrinidae by Hess and Messing (2011).


Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Traumatocrinus Woehrmann
2002Traumatocrinus Sepkoski
2011Traumatocrinus Hess and Messing p. 35

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
Cladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
infraorderArticulata(Miller 1821)
orderEncrinidaMatsumoto 1929
familyTraumatocrinidaeMu 1949
genusTraumatocrinusWoehrmann 1889

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.

G. †Traumatocrinus Woehrmann 1889
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Traumatocrinus caudex Dittmar 1866
No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: high Mg calcitec
Ontogeny: accretion, addition of partsp
Environment: marinep
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yessubc
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Dispersal: waterp
Dispersal 2: planktonicp
Created: 2004-02-28 16:35:50
Modified: 2004-02-28 18:35:50
Source: o = order, subc = subclass, c = class, p = phylum
References: Hendy et al. 2009, Aberhan et al. 2004, Kiessling 2004, Aberhan 1992

Age range: base of the Ladinian to the top of the Carnian or 242.00000 to 228.00000 Ma

Collections (14 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0China (Guizhou) T. hsui (44723)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0China (Sichuan) T. hsui (25401)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Iran T. caudex (97874)
Fassanian242.0 - 235.0Nepal (Byans) T. sp. (214670)
Longobardian242.0 - 235.0China (Guizhou) T. sp. (85165)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Austria T. caudex (206002)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0India T. sp. (85469 210926)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Austria (Tyrol) T. caudex (202331)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Italy (Venezia) T. timoricus (56706)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Germany T. caudex (206008 206009)
Tuvalian232.0 - 221.5China (Guizhou) T. sp. (85166)
Tuvalian232.0 - 221.5Indonesia T. timorensis (204272)