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Lingula nitida

Lingulata - Lingulida - Lingulidae

Taxonomy
Lingula nitida was named by Meek and Hayden (1861). It is not a trace fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Lingula nitida Meek and Hayden p. 443
1897Lingula nitida Schuchert p. 251

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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
familyLingulidaeGray 1840
genusLingulaBruguiƩre 1797
speciesnitidaMeek and Hayden 1861

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