Lingularia tenuissima Bronn 1837 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida - Lingulidae

Alternative combinations: Lingula tenuissima, Sinoglottidia tenuissima

Belongs to Lingularia according to R. Hofmann et al. 2015

See also Bittner 1890, Bittner 1899, Feng and Jiang 1978, Gall 1971, Ogilvie Gordon 1927, Peng and Shi 2008, von Wöhrmann 1889, Xu 1978 and Yang et al. 1986

Sister taxa: Lingularia borealis, Lingularia krausei, Lingularia notialis, Lingularia polaris, Lingularia smirnovae, Lingularia yini

Subtaxa: Lingula tenuissima sinensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Austria (4 collections), Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), China (16), France (17), Germany (14), Hungary (2), Italy (10), Jordan (2), the Russian Federation (3), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (6), Thailand (1)

• Permian of China (1)

Total: 77 collections each including a single occurrence

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