Fossil group: Echinodermata
Genus Cheirocrinus Eichwald, 1856

Taxon ID: 4203 | 2013-01-14 / 2013-03-07
Belongs to: Cheirocrinidae
Sister taxa: Homocystites
Contains: Cheirocrinus atavus | Cheirocrinus giganteus | Cheirocrinus granulatus | Cheirocrinus holmi | Cheirocrinus hyperboreus | Cheirocrinus interruptus | Cheirocrinus leuchtenbergi | Cheirocrinus nodosus | Cheirocrinus penniger | Cheirocrinus radiatus | Cheirocrinus volborthi
Stratigraphic range: Lower Ordovician lower Silurian | ~ 488,3–422,7 Ma
Baltoscandian species (in database): 11

Selection of related publications

  • Rõõmusoks, 1970. Stratigraphy of the Viruan Series (Middle Ordovician) in Northern Estonia, I
  • Regnéll, 1948b. Echinoderms (hydrophoridae, ophiocistia) from the Ordovician (Upper Skiddavian) of the Oslo region
  • Regnéll, 1945. Non-Crinoid Peimatozoa from the Paleozoic of Sweden. A taxonomic study
  • Bekker, 1921. The Kuckers Stage of the Ordovician Rocks in N-E Estonia
  • Jaekel, 1899. Stammesgesihichte der Pelmatozoen. Erster Band. Thecoidea und Cystoidea

Taxon occurrences on map


Identifications of taxon in collection specimens

Taxon images

None, TUG 1727-22
TUG 1727-22 None
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None, TUG 1727-34
TUG 1727-34 None
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None, TUG 1727-26
TUG 1727-26 None
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None, TUG 1727-22
TUG 1727-22 None
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None, TUG 72-787
TUG 72-787 None
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None, TUG 80-472
TUG 80-472 None
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None, TUG 80-472
TUG 80-472 None
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None, TUG 80-472
TUG 80-472 None
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None, TUG 243-210
TUG 243-210 None
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