Conocrinus thorenti d'Archaic 1846 (Feather star)

Crinoidea - Comatulida - Bourgueticrinidae

Alternative combination: Bourgueticrinus thorenti

Belongs to Conocrinus according to H. Hess and C. G. Messing 2011

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

Ecology: facultatively mobile intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Middle Ilerdien, Fontcouverte, Aude (Eocene of France)

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