Chariocrinus Hess 1972 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Isocrinida - Isocrinidae

Parent taxon: Isocrinidae according to A. W. Hunter et al. 2011

See also Hess and Messing 2011, Sepkoski 2002 and Wetzel and Meyer 2006

Sister taxa: Archaeoisocrinus, Balanocrininae, Isocrininae, Isocrinus parvus, Neocrinus, Pentacrinus exilis, Pentacrinus fairbanksi, Pentacrinus stellatus, Pentacrinus tehamaensis, Tauriniocrinus

Subtaxa: Chariocrinus andreae Chariocrinus bathonicus Chariocrinus cristagalli Chariocrinus japonicus Chariocrinus mosensis Chariocrinus schlumbergeri Chariocrinus wuerttembergicus

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Ecology: stationary upper-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Cretaceous of Japan (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Germany (1), Luxembourg (1), Poland (3), Switzerland (1), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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