Conocrinus tauricus Klikushin 1982 (Feather star)

Crinoidea - Comatulida - Bourgueticrinidae

Full reference: V. G. Klikushin. 1982. Cretaceous and Paleogene Bourgueticrinina (Echinodermata, Crinoidea) of the USSR. Geobios 15(6):811-843

Belongs to Conocrinus according to V. G. Klikushin 1982

See also Hess and Messing 2011

Sister taxa: Conocrinus cherbonnieri, Conocrinus elongatus, Conocrinus thorenti, Conocrinus veronensis, Rhizocrinus cylindricus, Rhizocrinus (Bythocrinus), Rhizocrinus lofotensis

Type specimen: PK-2-1 at Structural and Marine Geology Chair of Leningrad Mining Institute

Ecology: facultatively mobile intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Conocrinus tauricus in the database

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