Corpus ID: 87777943

A new linguliform brachiopod from the Chengjiang Lagersttte

  title={A new linguliform brachiopod from the Chengjiang Lagersttte},
  author={Han Jian},
  journal={Journal of Northwest University},
  • Han Jian
  • Published 2004
  • Biology
  • Journal of Northwest University
  • Aim Based on two extraordinarily well-preserved specimens from the celebrated Chengjiang Lagersttte,a pediculate brachiopod,Xianshanella haikouensis sp.nov. is described herein.Methods In order to fully expose the soft tissues,it is necessary to carry out some preparation with fine needles and small brushes.A morphological comparison between the fossil taxon and Recent lingulids is provided.Results When compared with Recent lingulids, the fossil taxon exhibits some distinctive… CONTINUE READING
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