Nielsenicrinus obsoletus Nielsen 1913 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Isocrinida - Cainocrinidae

Alternative combination: Pentacrinus obsoletus

Belongs to Nielsenicrinus according to M. K. Eagle 1993

See also Hess and Messing 2011 and Rasmussen 1961

Sister taxa: Nielsenicrinus agassizii, Nielsenicrinus carinatus, Nielsenicrinus chavannesi, Nielsenicrinus crassitabulatus, Nielsenicrinus cretaceus, Nielsenicrinus ewaldi, Nielsenicrinus fionicus, Nielsenicrinus japonicus, Nielsenicrinus rosenkrantzi, Nielsenicrinus waiteteensis

Ecology: stationary upper-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Paleocene of Denmark (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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