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Lingulocystis

Rhombifera - Lingulocystidae

Taxonomy
Lingulocystis was named by Thoral (1935) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llvi Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. Its type is Lingulocystis elongata. It is the type genus of Lingulocystidae.

It was assigned to Lingulocystidae by Sprinkle (1973); and to Rhombifera by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Lingulocystis Thoral
1973Lingulocystis Sprinkle
2002Lingulocystis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumBlastozoaSprinkle 1973
classRhombiferaZittel 1879
familyLingulocystidaeUbaghs 1960
genusLingulocystisThoral 1935

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