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Glossellinae

Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Glossellinae Cooper p. 213
1963Glossellinae Wright
1977Glossellinae Mitchell
1986Glossellinae Holmer
1989Glossellinae Holmer
2000Glossellinae Popov et al.
2000Glossellinae Williams et al. p. 54
2005Glossellinae Holmer et al. p. 891
2011Glossellinae Hansen and Holmer
2014Glossellinae Wang et al.

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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
subfamilyGlossellinae

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
W. I. Mitchell 1977Elongate and narrowly oval oboloids with pedicle groove ; brachial valve without concave apical plate, posterior margin more or less thickened.