† Encrinus hyatti

Encrinus hyatti

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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: Encrinida  ⇒ Familie: Encrinidae  ⇒ Gattung: Encrinus

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)

Clark & Twitchell, 1915

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Encrinus hyatti

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Motility: stationary
Habit: epifaunal
Environment: marine

suspension feeder

Compositon of the remains:

high Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 6)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • J. P. Smith, 1927 - Upper Triassic marine invertebrate faunas of North America - United States Geological Survey Professional Paper (141), 1-262 (serial monograph, English)
  • W. B. Clark, 1915 - The Mesozoic and Cenozoic Echinodermata of the United States - United States Geological Survey Bulletin (54), 1-341 (serial monograph, English)