Neocrinus Wyville Thomson 1864 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Isocrinida - Isocrinidae

Alternative spelling: Pentacrinus (Neocrinus)

Parent taxon: Isocrinidae according to S. K. Donovan et al. 2005

See also Donovan 1994, Hess and Messing 2011, Rasmussen 1961 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Archaeoisocrinus, Balanocrininae, Chariocrinus, Isocrininae, Isocrinus parvus, Pentacrinus exilis, Pentacrinus fairbanksi, Pentacrinus stellatus, Pentacrinus tehamaensis, Tauriniocrinus

Subtaxa: Neocrinus australis Neocrinus decorus Neocrinus tenellus

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Ecology: stationary upper-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Miocene of Jamaica (1 collection), Spain (1)

• Cretaceous of Greenland (2)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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