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Lunoglossa puqiensis

Lingulata - Lingulida - Lingulidae

Taxonomy
Lunoglossa puqiensis was named by Xu and Xie (1985). Its type specimen is WPPB 010 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Guanyinshan section, bed 4, Puqi, which is in a Changhsingian marine shale in the Dalong Formation of China. It is the type species of Lunoglossa.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Lunoglossa puqiensis Xu and Xie p. 470 figs. Pl 1, figs 1-3,5,6,8,9,11
2017Lunoglossa puqiensis Shen et al. p. 677 figs. Pl P1, figs 1-4; text-fig P6

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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
genusLunoglossa
speciespuqiensis

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