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Ectenoglossa

Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae

Taxonomy
Ectenoglossa was named by Sinclair (1945).

It was assigned to Glossellinae by Williams et al. (2000); to Lingulida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Obolinae by Hansen and Holmer (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1945Ectenoglossa Sinclair
2000Ectenoglossa Williams et al. p. 57
2002Ectenoglossa Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Ectenoglossa Hansen and Holmer

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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
familyObolidaeKing 1846
subfamilyObolinaeKing 1846
genusEctenoglossaSinclair 1945

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