† Austinocrinus


Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Klade: Ambulacraria  ⇒ Stamm: Echinodermata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Pelmatozoa  ⇒ Klasse: Crinoidea  ⇒ Unterklasse: Articulata (Crinoidea)  ⇒ Ordnung: Isocrinida  ⇒ Unterordnung: Isocrinina  ⇒ Familie: Isselicrinidae

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Loriol, 1889

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Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

Start age: 72.1 Ma - End age: 66 Ma
Upper/Late Cretaceous
(Obere Kreide)

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Motility: attached, stationary
Environment: marine

suspension feeder

Compositon of the remains:

high Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

Next lower taxonomy level

Art: Austinocrinus bicoronatus Hagenow, 1840

Art: Austinocrinus cubensis Valette, 1926

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On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 3)

Taxonomic assignment (2)

Eukaryota (Domäne)

Animalia (Reich)

Eumetazoa (Mittelreich)


Nephrozoa (Klade)

Deuterostomia (Abzweig)

Ambulacraria (Klade)


Pelmatozoa (Unterstamm)

Crinoidea (Klasse)


Isocrinida (Ordnung)

Isocrinina (Unterordnung)

Isselicrinidae (Familie)

Austinocrinus (Gattung)



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References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • R. Lach, 2016 - Late Cretaceous crinoids (Echinodermata) from the southwestern margin of the Holy Cross Mts. (southern Poland) and phylogenetic relationships among bourgueticrinids - Palaeontologische Zeitschrift (90), 503-520 (journal article, English)
  • J. J. Sepkoski, Jr., 2002 - A compendium of fossil marine animal genera - Bulletins of American Paleontology (363), 1-560 (serial monograph, English)
  • J. Jagt, 1999 - Late Cretaceous- Early Palaeogene echinoderms and the K/T boundary in the southeast Netherlands and northeast Belgium - Part 2: Crinoids - Scripta Geologica (116), 59-255 (journal article, English)
  • S. K. Donovan, 1996 - Jamaican Cretaceous Crinoidea - Cretaceous Research (70), 866-871 (journal article, English)
  • H. W. Rasmussen, 1961 - A monograph on the Cretaceous Crinoidea - Biologiske Skrifter udgivet af Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab (12), 1-428 (serial monograph, English)
  • M. Sanchez Roig, 1926 - Los Equiodermos fosiles de Cuba - Contribucion a la paleontologia Cubana (), 1-179 (serial monograph, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) BuBjqjz_QUalyN0LMz7TAA
GUID (Global unique identifier) AA63E006-FF3C-4641-A5C8-DD0B333ED300
Database ID 53518