Dadocrinus von Meyer 1847 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Encrinida - Dadocrinidae

Alternative spelling: Encrinus (Dadocrinus)

Invalid subtaxa: Calathocrinus von Meyer 1847, Cremacrinus Jaekel 1918 [replaced name], Recoarocrinus Gislen 1924

Parent taxon: Dadocrinidae according to T. Sauc├Ęde et al. 2023

See also Hess and Messing 2011, Ogilvie Gordon 1927 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Baudicrinus, Carnallicrinus

Subtaxa: Dadocrinus gracilis Dadocrinus montellonis Dadocrinus recubariensis Encrinus (Dadocrinus) gracilis

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Type: Encrinus gracilis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Germany (1 collection), Hungary (2), Italy (1), New Zealand (1), Poland (3), United States (1: Nevada)

Total: 9 collections including 12 occurrences

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