Cincinnaticrinus Warn and Strimple 1977 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Homocrinida - Cincinnaticrinidae

Parent taxon: Cincinnaticrinidae according to W. I. Ausich 1998

See also Frest et al. 1979 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cincinnaticrininae, Doliocrinus, Glaucocrinus, Isotomocrinus, Ohiocrinus, Tenuicrinus, Tryssocrininae, Tryssocrinus

Subtaxa: Cincinnaticrinus varibrachialus

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Type: Cincinnaticrinus varibrachialus

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Canada (6: Ontario, Quebec collections), United States (228: Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kentucky, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania)

Total: 234 collections each including a single occurrence

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