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Cyrtocrinus nutans

Crinoidea - Cyrtocrinida - Sclerocrinidae

Eugeniacrinites nutans was named by Goldfuss (1829). It is the type species of Cyrtocrinus.

It was recombined as Cyrtocrinus nutans by Hess and Messing (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1829Eugeniacrinites nutans Goldfuss p. 164
2011Cyrtocrinus nutans Hess and Messing p. 188

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
Cladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
infraorderArticulata(Miller 1821)
orderCyrtocrinidaSieverts-Doreck 1953
suborderCyrtocrininaSieverts-Doreck 1952
superfamilyEugeniacrinitoidea(Roemer 1855)
familySclerocrinidaeJaekel 1918
genusCyrtocrinusJeakel 1892
speciesnutans(Goldfuss 1829)

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.

Cyrtocrinus nutans Goldfuss 1829
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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 16:27:36
Modified: 2004-02-28 18:27:36
Source: o = order, subc = subclass, c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Aberhan et al. 2004, Aberhan 1992, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Early/Lower Callovian or 164.70000 to 161.20000 Ma

Collections (2 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3Ukraine Cyrtocrinus nutans (67868)
Early/Lower Callovian164.7 - 161.2France (Rhone-Alpes) Cyrtocrinus nutans (114540)