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Balanocrinus africanus Peron 1889 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Isocrinida - Isocrinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 344896

Alternative combination: Pentacrinus (Balanocrinus) africanus

Belongs to Balanocrinus according to Peron 1889

Sister taxa: Balanocrinus cubensis, Balanocrinus moniliferus, Balanocrinus pentagonalis, Balanocrinus quiaiosensis, Balanocrinus smithi, Balanocrinus subsulcatus, Balanocrinus subteres

Ecology: stationary upper-level epifaunal suspension feeder