Eucalyptocrinites Goldfuss 1831 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Monobathrida - Eucalyptocrinitidae

Synonym: Eucalyptocrinus Agassiz 1836

Parent taxon: Eucalyptocrinitidae according to W. I. Ausich and M. E. Cournoyer 2019

See also Ausich and Copper 2010, Pershina and Tsyganko 1980, Philip 1961, Sepkoski 2002 and Ubaghs et al. 1978

Sister taxa: Archaeocalyptocrinus, Calliocrinus

Subtaxa: Eucalyptocrinites archaios Eucalyptocrinites inchoatus Eucalyptocrinites rosaceus

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Type: Eucalyptocrinites rosaceus

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Australia (4 collections), the Czech Republic (3), Germany (4), the Russian Federation (5)

• Niagaran of United States (1: Ohio)

• Silurian of Canada (14: Ontario, Quebec, Québec), the Czech Republic (1), Sweden (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (67: Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, West Virginia, Wisconsin)

• Ordovician of Canada (1: Quebec)

Total: 103 collections including 138 occurrences

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