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Bourgueticrinus elegans

Crinoidea - Comatulida - Bourgueticrinidae

Bourgueticrinus elegans was named by Griffith and Brydone (1911).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Bourgueticrinus bacillus Griffith and Brydone
1911Bourgueticrinus elegans Griffith and Brydone
1961Bourgueticrinus elegans Rasmussen p. 180 figs. Pl 26, figs 1-7
1982Bourgueticrinus elegans Klikushin p. 818 figs. fig. 4 C
2001Bourgueticrinus elegans Jagt and Odin p. 640 figs. Pl 1, figs 7,8,13,16,17

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
Cladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
infraorderArticulata(Miller 1821)
orderComatulidaClark 1908
suborderBourgueticrinina(Sieverts-Doreck 1953)
familyBourgueticrinidaeLoriol 1882
genusBourgueticrinusOrbigny 1840
specieselegansGriffith and Brydone 1911

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.

Bourgueticrinus elegans Griffith and Brydone 1911
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Invalid names: Bourgueticrinus bacillus Griffith and Brydone 1911 [synonym]
No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: high Mg calciteo
Ontogeny: accretion, addition of partsp
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: facultatively mobileo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: intermediate-level epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Dispersal: waterp
Dispersal 2: planktonicp
Created: 2004-02-28 16:07:27
Modified: 2009-10-08 14:29:07
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Aberhan et al. 2004, Aberhan 1992

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Campanian to the top of the Early/Lower Maastrichtian or 83.50000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (7 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6France (Landes) Bourgueticrinus elegans (213889)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0France (Landes) Bourgueticrinus elegans (214114 214121 214178 214179 214186 214206)