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Family Saccocomidae d'Orbigny (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Cladida

PaleoDB taxon number: 153772

Parent taxon: Roveacrinida according to S. K. Donovan 1994

Sister taxa: Axicrinus, Birgelenocrinus, Hyalocrinus, Orthogonocrinus, Ossicrinus, Osteocrinus, Platelicrinus, Plotocrinus, Poculicrinus, Poecilocrinus, Roveacrinoides, Scotocrinus, Styracocrinus, Veugelersia

Subtaxa: Applinocrinus, Crassicoma, Saccocoma

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Type: Saccocoma

Ecology: stationary upper-level epifaunal suspension feeder