Isocrinus pendulus

Isocrinus pendulus

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: Isocrinidae  ⇒ Unterfamilie: Isocrininae  ⇒ Gattung: Isocrinus

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)

Meyer, 1836

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Isocrinus pendulus



Isocrinites pendulus

Meyer, 1836
Ref.: S. K. Donovan, R. W. Portell, and C. J. Veltkamp. 2005. Lower Miocene echinoderms of Jamaica, West Indies. Scripta Geologica 129:91-135

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Motility: attached, stationary
Environment: marine

suspension feeder

Compositon of the remains:

high Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 9)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • H. Hess, 2010 - Crinoids from the Shenley Limestone (Albian) of Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, UK - Journal of Systematic Palaeontology (8), 427-447 (journal article, English)
  • S. K. Donovan, 2005 - Lower Miocene echinoderms of Jamaica, West Indies - Scripta Geologica (129), 91-135 (journal article, English)