Lingulella Salter 1866 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae

Alternative spelling: Obolus (Lingulella)

Parent taxon: Obolidae according to L.E. Popov et al. 2002

See also Bengtson 1992, Brock and Cooper 1993, Bruton and Harper 2000, Henningsmoen 1952, Holmer 1986, Holmer 1989, Jin et al. 1993, Landing et al. 2008, Mitchell 1977, Sepkoski 2002, Sutton et al. 2000, Walcott 1902, Walcott 1912, Williams et al. 2000 and Wright 1963

Sister taxa: Elliptoglossinae, Eodicellomus, Fordinia, Foveola, Glossellinae, Lingulellinae, Obolinae, Prastavia, Xianshanella

Subtaxa: Lingulella agaue Lingulella alata Lingulella amabilis Lingulella ampla Lingulella angustior Lingulella brainerdi Lingulella buttsi Lingulella clelandi Lingulella columba Lingulella cuneata Lingulella davisi Lingulella davisii Lingulella desiderata Lingulella eucharis Lingulella ferruginea Lingulella fuchsi Lingulella holyokensis Lingulella huronensis Lingulella ibicus Lingulella idahoensis Lingulella incongrua Lingulella kiurensis Lingulella manticula Lingulella mediostriata Lingulella morsensis Lingulella narrawayi Lingulella nepos Lingulella obtusa Lingulella ovata Lingulella prima Lingulella prolixa Lingulella proveedorensis Lingulella quaestor Lingulella selwyni Lingulella texana Obolus (Lingulella) atavus Obolus (Lingulella) canius Obolus (Lingulella) chinensis Obolus (Lingulella) collicia Obolus (Lingulella) concinnus Obolus (Lingulella) damesi Obolus (Lingulella) isse Obolus (Lingulella) lens Obolus (Lingulella) orus Obolus (Lingulella) pelias Obolus (Lingulella) quadrilateralis Obolus (Lingulella) schmalensei Obolus (Lingulella) septalis Obolus (Lingulella) spatulus Obolus (Lingulella) upis Obolus (Lingulella) wanniecki Obolus (Lingulella) welleri

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Vietnam (2 collections)

• Silurian of Canada (1: Ontario), United States (1: Iowa)

• Dobrotivian of the Czech Republic (1), Spain (1)

• Uhaku of Sweden (4)

• Whiterockian of United States (1: Utah)

• Chazyan of Canada (4: Ontario, Quebec), United States (18: Alabama, New York, Vermont, Virginia)

• Volkhov of Lithuania (1)

• Arenigian of United States (1: Utah)

• Arenig of China (8), Spain (1), United States (6: Montana, Nevada, North Dakota)

• Klabava of the Czech Republic (2)

• Ordovician of Australia (3), Canada (11: Alberta, British Columbia, Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Quebec), China (7), Colombia (1), the Czech Republic (6), Ireland (5), Lithuania (1), Mexico (2), Norway (3), Peru (1), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (3), South Korea (4), Spain (3), Sweden (6), the United Kingdom (38), United States (36: Colorado, Kentucky, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia)

• Cressagian of the United Kingdom (3)

• Tremadoc of Argentina (4), China (8), Colombia (1), the Czech Republic (2), France (2), Spain (1), Sweden (2), the United Kingdom (1), United States (2: Montana)

• Ibexian of United States (2: California)

• Skullrockian of Canada (2: British Columbia), United States (2: Utah)

• Solvan of Australia (1), Canada (2: British Columbia), the Czech Republic (1)

• Amgan of Norway (1)

• Delamaran of Canada (20: British Columbia), United States (3: Idaho)

• Ordian of Australia (1)

• Cambrian to Ordovician of Canada (1: Quebec)

• Cambrian of Australia (12), Canada (13: British Columbia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland), China (10), the Czech Republic (2), Denmark (2), Greenland (5), Kazakhstan (3), Mauritania (1), Mexico (5), New Zealand (1), Norway (2), Pakistan (1), Poland (2), the Russian Federation (2), Sweden (3), the United Kingdom (7), United States (53: Arizona, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, New York, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Wisconsin, Wyoming)

• Caerfai of India (1), Italy (4)

Total: 374 collections including 398 occurrences

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