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Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae
It was recombined as Eoglossa chengjiangensis by Wang et al. (2014).
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|Y. G. Jin et al. 1993||Shell small, up to 8.2 mm long, triangular in outline, maximum width near anterior margin; protegulum circular in outline; dense, fine growth lines grouped into strong bands.|
|H. Wang et al. 2014||Shell elongate oval, thin, weakly biconvex, subequivalved, ventral valve typically subacuminate; external shell with growth lines only; ventral pseudointerarea with narrow subtriangular groove, propareas without flexure lines; dorsal posterior margin weakly thickened, but lacking pseudointerarea; visceral area of both valves slightly thickened; ventral visceral area not extending to mid-valve; dorsal visceral area with anterior tongue projection extending to mid-valve; lophophore simple spiral; one pair of posterolateral muscles, one umbonal muscle in both valves; ventral and dorsal vascula lateralia placed peripherally, slightly converging; dorsal vascula media short, bifurcate, located at the anterior of tongue; pedicle robust with a coelomic cavity, annulations on the exterior surface.|