Phyllocrinus Orbigny 1850 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Cyrtocrinida - Phyllocrinidae

Parent taxon: Phyllocrinidae according to H. Hess 2012

See also Hess and Messing 2011, Rasmussen 1961, Salamon 2009 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Apsidocrinus, Nerocrinus, Scutellacrinus, Ticinocrinus

Subtaxa: Phyllocrinus belbekensis Phyllocrinus brassovianus Phyllocrinus colloti Phyllocrinus fenestratus Phyllocrinus gracilis Phyllocrinus helveticus Phyllocrinus malbosianus Phyllocrinus oosteri Phyllocrinus sabaudianus Phyllocrinus voultensis

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Type: Phyllocrinus malbosianus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Cretaceous of Austria (1 collection), France (1), Poland (1), Spain (1)

• Jurassic of Austria (1), France (5)

Total: 10 collections including 11 occurrences

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