Pentacrinites (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Isocrinida - Pentacrinitidae

Parent taxon: Pentacrinitidae according to M. J├Ąger 1985

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Seirocrinus

Subtaxa: Pentacrinites asteriscus Pentacrinites fossilis Pentacrinites quenstedti

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of Germany (1 collection)

• Paleocene of United States (1: New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of France (1), Poland (2), Switzerland (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Jurassic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), Germany (13), Greenland (6), India (3), Portugal (1), Switzerland (1), the United Kingdom (2)

• Triassic of New Zealand (1)

Total: 35 collections including 37 occurrences

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