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Lingulata -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Lingulata Gorjansky and Popov
1993Lingulata Holmer
2000Lingulata Popov
2000Lingulata Williams et al. p. 30
2001Lingulata Carlson p. 1111
2002Lingulata Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Lingulata Emig
2006Lingulata Emig and Herrera p. 231
2008Lingulata Peng and Shi p. 156
2009Lingulata Holmer and Bengtson p. 257
2011Lingulata Hansen and Holmer
2017Lingulata Skovsted et al.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumLinguliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classLingulataGorjansky and Popov 1985
classLingulataGorjansky and Popov 1985

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Locomotion: stationaryp
Attached: yesp
Life habit: low-level epifaunalp
Diet: suspension feederp
Vision: blindc
Created: 2010-02-11 05:50:59
Modified: 2010-02-11 07:50:59
Source: c = class, p = phylum
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Tommotian to the top of the Middle Pleistocene or 530.00000 to 0.12600 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 520.0 Ma

Collections (4137 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Cambrian541.0 - 513.0Norway (Troms) Obolus favosus (190925 190926)
Early/Lower Cambrian541.0 - 513.0Finland (Åland) Ceratreta tanneri (191155)
Early/Lower Cambrian541.0 - 513.0Spain (Aragon) Redlichella bohemica (120552)
Early/Lower Cambrian - Middle Cambrian541.0 - 501.0USA (Nevada) Acrotretidae indet. (204003)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Sweden (Dalarna) Ceratreta tanneri, Ungula inornata (191162)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4USA (Wisconsin) Dicellomus sp., Lingulella sp., Lingulepis sp., Obolus sp. (230) Lingulella sp., Lingulepis sp., Obolus sp. (268)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Russian Federation (St. Petersburg) Angulotreta postapicalis, Ceratreta tanneri, Ungula sp., Oepikites fragilis (191187)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4USA (Montana) Lingulella sp., Obolus sp., Acrotreta sp., Schizambon sp. (258)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Canada (Newfoundland) Dicellomus sp. (197980)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Sweden (Östergötland) Ceratreta tanneri (191156 191157 191159 191161)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4USA (South Dakota) Dicellomus sp., Lingulepis sp., Acrotreta sp. (231)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Estonia (Harju) Angulotreta postapicalis, Ceratreta tanneri, Ungula inornata, Oepikites fragilis (191178 196573 196581 196582)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Sweden (Uppland) Ungula ingrica, Schmidtites celatus (191678)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Estonia Angulotreta postapicalis, Ceratreta tanneri, Ungula inornata, Oepikites fragilis (195553)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4USA (New York) Lingulepis sp. (254)
Cambrian - Tremadocian541.0 - 477.7Estonia (Harju) Ceratreta tanneri, Ungula ingrica (191185)
Tommotian530.0 - 520.0Russian Federation (Yakutiya) Lingulata indet. (80866)
Tommotian - Atdabanian530.0 - 516.0Canada (Nova Scotia) Obolus groomi (6897)
Caerfai530.0 - 513.0Canada (Nunavut) Acrothele sp. (184)
Caerfai530.0 - 513.0USA (California) Lingulella sp., Spinulothele sp. (177)