Dinocaridida
Dinocaridida is a proposed extinct taxon of fossil arthropod-like marine animals found, with one exception, in the Cambrian and Ordovician. It is subdivided into the anomalocaridids and the opabinids....
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Graptolithinia
Graptolithina is a class in the animal phylum Hemichordata, the members of which are known as graptolites. Graptolites are fossil colonial animals known chiefly from the Upper Cambrian through the Lo...
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Temnocidaris
Temnocidaris is an extinct genus of echinoid that lived from the Late Cretaceous to the Paleocene. Its remains have been found in Europe and North America.
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Invertebrate paleontology
Invertebrate paleontology (also spelled Invertebrate palaeontology) is sometimes described as Invertebrate paleozoology or Invertebrate paleobiology.Whether it is considered to be a subfield of paleon...
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Echinocorys
Echinocorys is an extinct genus of echinoid that lived from the Late Cretaceous to the Paleocene. Its remains have been found in Asia, Europe, and North America.
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Linthia
Linthia is an extinct genus of echinoid that lived from the Late Cretaceous to the Eocene. Its remains have been found in Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and South America.
Staurocumites
Staurocumites is an extinct genus of sea cucumber which existed in Europe during the Triassic and Jurassic periods. The type species is Staurocumites bartensteini.
Diraphora
Diraphora is an extinct genus of brachiopod that lived in the Cambrian. Its remains have been found in Australia and North America. 664 specimens of Diraphora are known from the Greater Phyllopod bed,...
Doleorthis
Doleorthis is an extinct genus of brachiopod. It has two protective, grooved shells. It may have eaten small, planktonik animals, filtered from the water using a primitive baleen system. It was roughl...
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Blastoid
Blastoids (class Blastoidea) are an extinct type of stemmed echinoderm. Often called sea buds, blastoid fossils look like small hickory nuts. They first appear, along with many other echinoderm classe...
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Glyptocrinus
Glyptocrinus is an extinct genus of sea lily that lived from the Middle Ordovician to the Early Silurian (471.8 - 436.0 Ma). Its remains have been found in North America.
Calclamna
Calclamna is an extinct genus of sea cucumber which existed in Europe during the Triassic and Jurassic period. The type species is Calclamna germanica.
Torellella
Torellella is a genus of problematic tubicolous fossils. They have slightly conical, phosphatic tubes with elliptical cross-section. Their fossils are known from the Cambrian.
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Priscopedatus
Priscopedatus is an extinct genus of sea cucumber which existed in Poland during the Triassic period. The type species is Priscopedatus pyramidalis. It also contains the species Priscopedatus normani,...
Helicoplacus
Helicoplacus (often misspelled Helioplacus) is the earliest well-studied fossil echinoderm. Fossil plates are known from several regions. Complete specimens were found in Lower Cambrian strata of the ...
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Lithostrotion
Lithostrotion is a genus of rugose coral which is commonly found as a fossil within Carboniferous Limestone. Lithostrotion is a member of the Lithostrotionidae family within the order Stauriida, class...
Aaglacrinus
Aaglacrinus is an extinct species of crinoidea in the Cladia order. It has been proposed that it was a stationary (attached) suspension feeder the hard parts of which were composed of magnesium calcit...
Marywadea
Marywadea is a genus of Ediacaran biota shaped like an oval with a central ridge. It is a bilaterian organism as evidenced by its symmetry. The fossil has an asymmetrical first chamber of the quilt. I...
Tropidaster
Tropidaster is an extinct genus of sea star that lived in the Early Jurassic. Its fossils have been found in Europe.
Cambrian explosion
The Cambrian explosion, or less commonly Cambrian radiation, was the relatively short evolutionary event, beginning around 542 million years ago in the Cambrian Period, during which most major animal ...
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Camptostroma
Camptostroma roddyi is an extinct echinoderm from the Bonnia-Olenellus Zone the Early Cambrian Kinzers Formation near York and Lancaster, Southeastern Pennsylvania. In life, it would have resembled a...
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Platystrophia
Platystrophia is an extinct genus of brachiopod that lived from the Ordovician to the Silurian in Asia, Europe, North America, and South America It has a prominent sulcus and fold. It usually lived in...
Kingena
Kingena is an extinct genus of brachiopod that lived from the Cretaceous to the early Paleocene in Antarctica, Europe, North America, and New Zealand.
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Dimerocrinites
Dimerocrinites is an extinct genus of crinoid that lived from the Silurian to the Early Devonian of Australia and North America.
Ailsacrinus
Ailsacrinus is an extinct genus of crinoid from the Middle Jurassic of Europe.