Striostrea cahobasensis Pilsbry and Brown 1910

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Alternative combinations: Crassostrea cahobasensis, Ostrea cahobasensis

Belongs to Striostrea according to M. J. Bolton and R. W. Portell 2013

See also Maury 1920 and Woodring 1982

Sister taxa: Striostrea (Parastriostrea), Striostrea appressa, Striostrea bourgeoisii, Striostrea dorsata, Striostrea freudenbergi, Striostrea gigantissima, Striostrea margaritacea, Striostrea paucichomata, Striostrea prismatica

Type specimen: ANSP 1308, a shell

Distribution:

• Miocene of Mexico (5 collections), Panama (11), Puerto Rico (2)

• Oligocene of Panama (2)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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