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Lingula philomela

Lingulata - Lingulida - Lingulidae

Taxonomy
Lingula philomela was named by Billings (1865). It is not a trace fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Lingula philomela Billings p. 49 figs. fig. 53
1897Lingula philomela Schuchert p. 252
1915Lingula philomela Bassler

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumLinguliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classLingulataGorjansky and Popov 1985
orderLingulidaWaagen 1885
superfamilyLinguloideaMenke 1828
familyLingulidaeGray 1840
genusLingulaBruguiƩre 1797
speciesphilomelaBillings 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