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Calceolispongia Etheridge Jr. 1915 (Sea lily)

Crinoidea - Ampelocrinida - Calceolispongiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 32092

Synonym: Dinocrinus Wanner 1916 (taxon 206016)

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

Parent taxon: Calceolispongiidae according to R. J. Willink 1979

Sister taxa: Allosocrinus, Jimbacrinus, Metacalceolispongia

Subtaxa: Calceolispongia abundans, Calceolispongia cracowensis, Calceolispongia diemenensis, Calceolispongia digitata, Calceolispongia gerthi, Calceolispongia hindei, Calceolispongia kalewaensis, Calceolispongia lizziensis, Calceolispongia nodosa, Calceolispongia spinosa, Calceolispongia stephensi, Calceolispongia teicherti, Calceolispongia ulladullensis

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Type: Calceolispongia hindei

Ecology: stationary upper-level epifaunal suspension feeder