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Paracatillocrinus shamovi Arendt 2007 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Disparida - Catillocrinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 174174

Full reference: Y. A. Arendt. 2007. New multiarmed crinoids of the Family Catillocrinidae from the Lower Permian of the fore-Urals. Paleontological Journal 41:61-68

Belongs to Paracatillocrinus according to Y. A. Arendt 2007

Sister taxon: Paracatillocrinus shakhtauensis

Type specimen: PIN 2446/22, a calyx. Its type locality is Shakh-Tau Shikhan quarry, Sterlitamak, Bashkortostan, which is in an Artinskian carbonate limestone in the Cladochonus Limestone Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder