Alternative combinations: Crassostrea eldridgei, Ostrea eldridgei
Full reference: R. Arnold. 1907. New and characteristic species of fossil mollusks from the oil-bearing Tertiary formations of southern California. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 32(1545):525-546
Type specimen: USNM 164966, a shell
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder
• Miocene of United States (8: California collections)
• Oligocene of United States (5: California)
• Eocene of Mexico (2)
Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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