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Leptobolus

Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae

Taxonomy
Leptobolus was named by Hall (1871) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llde-l O Ashg-l Sepkoski's reference number: 397]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Glossellinae by Wright (1963) and Williams et al. (2000); and to Lingulida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1871Leptobolus Hall
1963Leptobolus Wright
2000Leptobolus Williams et al. p. 57
2002Leptobolus Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
subfamilyGlossellinae
genusLeptobolusHall 1871

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