Pentremites penicillus

Catalog Number: PE 54212
Taxonomic Name: Pentremites penicillus
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Phylum: Echinodermata
Class: Blastoidea
Order: Spiraculata
Family: Pentremitidae
Period: Mississippian
Earliest Epoch: Late Mississippian
Formation: Ste. Genevieve Limestone
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Illinois (uncertain)
Collector: Weller
EMu IRN: 2279036
Occurrence ID: 87208ddd-6fd4-4726-880d-560159fadf59

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