†family Zhanatellidae Koneva 1986 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida - Zhanatellidae

Parent taxon: Linguloidea according to J. Hansen and L. E. Holmer 2011

See also Popov et al. 2002 and Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Aulonotretidae, Bistramia, Dysoristidae, Elkaniidae, Eoobolidae, Kyrshabaktellidae, Laima, Lingulasmatidae, Lingulellotretidae, Lingulidae, Lingulipora, Obolidae, Oxlosia, Paterulidae, Pseudolingulidae, Timalina, Tomasina

Subtaxa: Canalilatus Fossuliella Hyperobolus Rosobolus Thysanotos Tropidoglossa Wahwahlingula Zhanatella

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of the Czech Republic (4 collections), Iran (11), Kazakhstan (2), Norway (5), the Russian Federation (2), Sweden (1), United States (24: Utah)

• Ayusokkanian of Kazakhstan (4)

• Cambrian of Australia (1), Kazakhstan (34), Kyrgyzstan (1), the Russian Federation (1), United States (3: Utah)

Total: 93 collections including 100 occurrences

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