† Hertha mystica

Hertha mystica

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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  ⇒ Ordnung: Comatulida  ⇒ Gattung: Hertha

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)

von Hagnow, 1840

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Hertha mystica

Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

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

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Motility: attached, stationary
Habit: intermediate-level epifaunal
Environment: marine

suspension feeder

Compositon of the remains:

high Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

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On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 1)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • M. K. Eagle, 2007 - New fossil crinoids (Articulata: Comatulida) from the Late Oligocene of the Pentland Hills and Hurstlea, South Canterbury, New Zealand - Records of the Auckland Museum (44), 85-110 (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)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) EhdZHhnK2EKradTbfqZESg
GUID (Global unique identifier) 1E591712-CA19-42D8-AB69-D4DB7EA6444A
Database ID 334179