Living Feather Star Crinoids

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red feather star
Himerometra robustipinna
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feather star on coral

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Gili Lawa Darat Indonesia

help make the CRINOID Iowa's State Fossil

The Iowa Legislature will soon be considering a bill

(Senate Joint Resolution 2001)

to designate the CRINOID as Iowa's State Fossil