Tyrolecrinus wugangi Stiller 2011 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Isocrinida - Isocrinidae

Full reference: F. Stiller. 2011. An early isocrinid sea lily from the middle to late Anisian boundary (Middle Triassic) of south-west China - evidence for a far-east Tethyan origin of the family Isocrinidae. Palaeontology 54(6):1415-1433

Belongs to Tyrolecrinus according to F. Stiller 2011

Sister taxa: Tyrolecrinus separatus, Tyrolecrinus tyrolensis

Type specimen: NIGP 135672, a set of stem ossicles (pluricolumnal consisting of four internodals and a distal nodal)

Ecology: stationary upper-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (8 collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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