Taxon profile


Cromus Barrande, 1852

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Trilobita - trilobites »  order Phacopida »  family Encrinuridae

Scientific synonyms

Encrinuraspis Webby, Moors & McLean, 1970

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Cromus beaumonti (Barrande, 1846)
Silurian: Gorstian – Ludfordian

Cromus beaumonti

species Cromus bohemicus Barrande, 1852
Silurian: Gorstian – Ludfordian

Cromus bohemicus

species Cromus intercostatus (Barrande, 1846)
Silurian: Gorstian – Ludfordian

Cromus intercostatus

species Cromus krolmusi Chlupáč, 1971
Silurian: Přídolí
species Cromus leirion Šnajdr, 1983
Silurian: Přídolí
species Cromus optimus (Webby, Moors & Mclean 1970)
Ordovician: Sandbian
species Cromus orizaba (Šnajdr, 1983)
Silurian: Gorstian – Ludfordian

Cromus orizaba

species Cromus storchi (Šnajdr, 1983)
Silurian: Gorstian – Ludfordian

Nomina dubia dub.

species Cromus bucaramanga (Šnajdr, 1985) dub.
Silurian: Gorstian – Ludfordian
species Cromus wagura (Šnajdr, 1985) dub.
Silurian: Gorstian – Ludfordian

Links and literature

EN Jell P. A., Adrain J. M. (2002): Available generic names for trilobites, Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 48(2): 331-553. Brisbane. ISSN0079-8835. [as Cromus BARRANDE, 1852]
Data retrieved on: 11 October 2011
EN Vaněk J., Valíček J. (2002): New index of the genera, subgenera and species of Barrandian trilobites. Part C-D (Silurian and Devonian) ver. 2013/09, Paleontologia Bohemiae vol. VIII, Praha [as Cromus Barrande, 1852]
Data retrieved on: 1 October 2013

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extinct taxon

dub. nomen dubium - name of unknown or doubtful application