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Lingulepis

Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae

Taxonomy
Lingulepis was named as a genus. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Lingulella (Lingulepis) by Poulsen (1932).

It was assigned to Lingulella by Poulsen (1932); to Lingulinae by Yugan et al. (1993); to Obolinae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Lingulida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Lingulella (Lingulepis) Poulsen p. 13
1993Lingulepis Yugan et al. p. 794
2000Lingulepis Williams et al. p. 50
2002Lingulepis 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
subfamilyObolinaeKing 1846
genusLingulepis

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