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Lingula (Pseudolingula) elegantula

Lingulata - Lingulida - Pseudolingulidae

Taxonomy
Lingula elegantula was named by Shaler (1865). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was synonymized subjectively with Lingula rectilateralis by Schuchert (1897); it was recombined as Lingula (Pseudolingula) elegantula by Bassler (1915).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Lingula elegantula Shaler p. 61
1915Lingula (Pseudolingula) elegantula Bassler p. 728

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumLinguliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classLingulataGorjansky and Popov 1985
orderLingulidaWaagen 1885
superfamilyLinguloideaMenke 1828
familyPseudolingulidae
genusLingulaMickwitz 1909
subgenusPseudolingula
specieselegantula(Shaler 1865)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available