Isselicrinus Roverto 1914 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Isocrinida - Isselicrinidae

Synonyms: Buchicrinus, Lipocrinus Rasmussen 1953

Parent taxon: Isselicrininae according to H. Hess and C. G. Messing 2011

See also Donovan 1994, Oji 1990, Rasmussen 1961 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Austinocrinus, Doreckicrinus, Praeisselicrinus

Subtaxa: Isselicrinus africanus Isselicrinus bryani Isselicrinus buchii Isselicrinus daniensis Isselicrinus dixoni Isselicrinus groenlandicus Isselicrinus insculptus Isselicrinus mangahouangaensis Isselicrinus paucicirrhus Isselicrinus peroni Isselicrinus stelliferus Isselicrinus tibiensis

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Type: Isselicrinus insculptus

Ecology: stationary upper-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Eocene of Egypt (1 collection), France (5), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (2)

• Paleocene of Antarctica (1), Denmark (2), United States (2: New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of Germany (3), New Zealand (1), Oman (1)

Total: 19 collections including 23 occurrences

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