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Mespilocystites tregarvanicus

Blastoidea - Coronata - Stephanocrinidae

Taxonomy
Mespilocystites tregarvanicus was named by Chauvel and Le Menn (1973) [Le Menn in Chauvel & Le Menn 1973].

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Mespilocystites tregarvanicus Chauvel and Le Menn p. 41 figs. Pl. 1, Fig. 1–4.
2006Mespilocystites tregarvanicus Botquelen et al. pp. 16 - 17 figs. 3 (1–4, 6)

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumBlastozoa
RankNameAuthor
classBlastoideaSay 1825
Coronoidea()
orderCoronataJaekel 1918
familyStephanocrinidaeWachsmuth and Springer 1886
genusMespilocystitesBarrande 1877
speciestregarvanicus

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.

Mespilocystites tregarvanicus Chauvel and Le Menn 1973
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: high Mg calcitep
Ontogeny: accretion, addition of partsp
Environment: marinep
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yesc
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindo
Dispersal: waterp
Dispersal 2: planktonicp
Created: 2004-02-28 16:03:38
Modified: 2010-02-10 06:14:55
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan 1992, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Ashgill to the top of the Pusgillian or 449.50000 to 449.20000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Onnian - Pusgillian453.0 - 449.2Italy (Sardinia) Mespilocystites tregarvanicus (196939 196941)
Katian453.0 - 445.2Spain (Zaragoza) Mespilocystites tregarvanicus (196922)
Ashgill449.5 - 443.7Spain (Aragon) Mespilocystites tregarvanicus (163399)