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Acantholepis Adocetocystis Allocystites Amecystis Amphoracystis
Anartiocystis Anoa Apiocystites Arachnocystites Archegocystis
Aristocystites P Asteroblastus Asterocystis Baculocystites Barbieria
Batalleria Bison C Brightonicystis Brockocystis Bubalus
Bulbocystis Calix Callocystites Carpocystites Caryocrinites C
Caryocystites Cheirocrinus Cheirocystella Cheirocystis Codiacystis
Coelocystis Coronocystis Corylocrinus Cuniculocystis Cystoblastus
Dactylocystis Deltacystis Destombesia Echinoencrinites Echinosphaerites
Erinocystis Estonocystis Eucystis Eumorphocystis Eutretocystis
Fungocystites Glansicystis Glaphyrocystis Glyptocystella Glyptocystites
Glyptosphaerites Glyptosphaeronites Gomphocystites Hadrocystis Hallicystis
Haplosphaeronis Heliocrinites Hemicosmites Hesperocystis Heterocystites
Hippocystis Holocystites Homocystites Jaekelocystis Juglandocrinus
Lepadocystis Lepidocalix Lepocrinites Leptocystis Lichenoides
Lingulocystis Lipsanocystis Lovenicystis Mesocystis Metasterocystis
Mimocystites Oocystis Orocystites Osculocystis Pachycalix
Paleosphaeronites Parabos Pemphocystis Phlyctocystis Pirocystella
Plethoschisma Pleurocystites C Polycosmites Praepleurocystis Proterocystites
Protocrinites Protocystis Prunocystites Pseudaristocystis Pseudocrinites
Ptychocosmites Pygecystis Pyrocystites Regnellicystis Regulaecystis P
Revalocystis Rhipidocystis Schizocystis Scoliocystis Sinocystis
Sphaerocystites Sphaeronites Sprinkleocystis Staurocystis Stichocystis
Stribalocystites Strobilocystites Syncerus Tanaocystis Tetracystis
Tholocystis Thomacystis Trematocystis Tricosmites Tyrridiocystis

Name The name (genus) of the life form.
  Life Form Family Group  The family group to which the life form belongs.
This life form is Globally Extinct.  or  At least one species of this life form still exists today.  The 'cross' symbol indicates that this life form is globally extinct whereas the 'heart' symbol indicates that at least one species of this life form still exists today.
Pictures (artist illustrations and/or photos of fossils) are available in the detail page
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