Lingulella eucharis Resser 1939 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae

Full reference: C. E. Resser. 1939. The Spence Shale and its fauna. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 97(12):1-29

Belongs to Lingulella according to C. E. Resser 1939

Sister taxa: Lingulella agaue, Lingulella alata, Lingulella amabilis, Lingulella angustior, Lingulella brainerdi, Lingulella columba, Lingulella davisi, Lingulella davisii, Lingulella ferruginea, Lingulella holyokensis, Lingulella idahoensis, Lingulella inflata, Lingulella kiurensis, Lingulella quaestor, Lingulella selwyni

Type specimen: USNM 51704, 51826 (cotypes). Its type locality is 54s - Near mouth of North side Two Mile Canyon, 2 miles se of Malad, Wasatch Mts, which is in a Menevian carbonate limestone in the Langston Formation of Idaho.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cambrian of United States (2: Idaho collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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