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Calceolispongia hindei Etheridge Jr. 1915 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Ampelocrinida - Calceolispongiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 243248

Full reference: R. Etheridge Jr. 1915. Western Australian Carboniferous fossils, chiefly from Mount Marmion, Lennard River, West Kimberley. Western Australia Geological Survey Bulletin 58:7-59

Belongs to Calceolispongia according to R. Etheridge 1915

Sister taxa: Calceolispongia abundans, Calceolispongia cracowensis, Calceolispongia diemenensis, Calceolispongia digitata, Calceolispongia gerthi, Calceolispongia kalewaensis, Calceolispongia lizziensis, Calceolispongia nodosa, Calceolispongia spinosa, Calceolispongia stephensi, Calceolispongia teicherti, Calceolispongia ulladullensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Mount Marmion (Maitland coll), which is in a Kungurian marine limestone in the Noonkanbah Formation of Australia

Ecology: stationary upper-level epifaunal suspension feeder