Bourgueticrinidae with sutures between cup ossicles indistinct; basals commonly fused. Number of radials and arms generally 5, rarely 4 to 7. Every second brachial articulation synostosial or cryptosynarthrial. Articulation between cup and column commonly constricted, distinct proximale absent. Facets of elliptical distal columnals with ligament fossae forming a low, fat figure 8.
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