Praetetracrinus Jäger 1995 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Cyrtocrinida - Tetracrinidae

Full reference: M. Jäger. 1995. Echinodermata aus dem Ober-Toarcium und Aalenium Deutschlands I. Crinoidea: Cyrtocrinina und Millericrinina. Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 226:1-51

Parent taxon: Tetracrinidae according to H. Hess 2012

See also Hess and Messing 2011 and Jäger 1995

Sister taxa: Arzocrinus, Bilecicrinus, Tetracrinus

Subtaxa: Praetetracrinus bathonicus Praetetracrinus doreckae Praetetracrinus inornatus Praetetracrinus kutscheri

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Type: Praetetracrinus doreckae

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Jurassic of France (2 collections), Germany (7)

Total: 9 collections including 13 occurrences

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