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Decorocrinus McIntosh 2001 (feather star)

Crinoidea - Dendrocrinida - Rutkowskicrinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 213761

Full reference: G. E. O. McIntosh. 2001. Devonian cladid crinoids: families Glossocrinidae Goldring, 1923, and Rutkowskicrinidae new family. Journal of Paleontology 75(4):783-807

Parent taxon: Rutkowskicrinidae according to G. E. O. McIntosh 2001

Sister taxa: Iteacrinus, Propoteriocrinus, Quantoxocrinus, Rutkowskicrinus, Sacrinus, Schmidtocrinus

Subtaxa: Decorocrinus arkonensis, Decorocrinus cooperi

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Type: Decorocrinus arkonensis

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder