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†family Eoobolidae Holmer et al. 1996 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida

PaleoDB taxon number: 69567

Full reference: L.E. Holmer, L.E. Popov, and R. Wrona. 1996. Early Cambrian brachiopods from King George Island, West Antarctica. Palaeontologica Polonica 55:37-50

Parent taxon: Linguloidea according to C. B. Skovsted et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Aulonotretidae, Bistramia, Dysoristidae, Elkaniidae, Kyrshabaktellidae, Laima, Lingulasmatidae, Lingulellotretidae, Lingulidae, Lingulipora, Obolidae, Oxlosia, Paterulidae, Pseudolingulidae, Timalina, Tomasina, Zhanatellidae

Subtaxa: Eoobolus, Pustulobolus

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder