Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata > Subphylum Crinozoa


Rank: Class
Taxon Status: accepted


Articulata Zittel, 1879

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Dutch: zeelelies sources: Hayward, P.; Nelson-Smith, A.; Shields, C. (1999). Gids van kust en strand: flora en fauna [Coast and beach guide: flora and fauna]. Tirion: Baarn, Netherlands. ISBN 90-5210-327-5. 352, ill. pp.
 English: sea lilies; sea lilies and feather stars sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: sea lilies sources: Charles Hussey
 Swedish: sj√∂liljor


original description

Miller JS (1821) A natural history of the Crinoidea or lily-shaped animals, with observations on the genera Asteria, Euryale, Comatula, and Marsupites. C. Frost. Bristol. 150 p., 50 pl.

basis of record

Ubaghs G, Moore RC, Wienberg Rasmussen H, Lane NG, Breimer A, Strimple HL, Brower JC, Jeffords RM, Sprinkle J, Peck RE, Macurda Jr DB, Meyer DL, Roux M, Sieverts-Doreck H, Fay RO, Robison RA (1978) Crinoidea. In: Moore RC, Teichert C (eds.) Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology. Pt. T, Echinodermata 2, vols. 1-3. Geological Society of America & University of Kansas Press, Boulder, Colorado & Lawrence [Vol. 1, p. i-xxxviii, Tl-T402; Volume 2, p. T403-T812; Volume 3, p. T813-Tl027] Kansas. p.

additional source

Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 336-351

additional source

Hess H, Messing CG, Ausich WI (2011) Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part T, Echinodermata 2 Revised, Crinoidea vol. 3. University of Kansas Press, Lawrence, Kansas.

additional source

Hess H, Ausich WI, Brett CE, Simms MJ (1999) Fossil Crinoids. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge. 275 p.



External Links



WoRMS (2014). Crinoidea. In: Messing, C. (2014) World List of Crinoidea. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123081




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