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Anartiocystis Ausich and Schumacher 1984

Rhombifera

PaleoDB taxon number: 30942

Full reference: W. I. Ausich and G. A. Schumacher. 1984. New Lower Silurian Rhombiferan Cystoid (Echinodermata, Callocystitidae) from Southwestern Ohio. Journal of Paleontology 58(1):9-15

Parent taxon: Callocystitidae according to C. R. C. Paul and S. V. Rozhnov 2016

Sister taxa: Adocetocystis, Apiocystinae, Apiocystites, Apiocystitinae, Brockocystis, Callocystites, Coelocystis, Hallicystis, Jaekelocystis, Lepadocystis, Lepocrinites, Lipsanocystis, Lovenicystis, Maennilocystis, Novacystis, Prunocystites, Pseudocrinites, Salirocystis, Sphaerocystites, Staurocystis, Strobilocystites, Tetracystis, Troosticystis

Subtaxa: Anartiocystis foerstei

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Type: Anartiocystis foerstei

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder