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Superfamily Linguloidea Menke 1828 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida

PaleoDB taxon number: 89405

Synonym: Lingulacea Menke 1828 [replaced name] (taxon 85350)

Parent taxon: Lingulida according to L.E. Holmer et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Acrotheloidea, Craniidina, Discinoidea, Shouxianella, Trimerellacea

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

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder