Exogyra scheibei Bohm 1926 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

Full reference: J. Bohm. 1926. Über Tertiäre versteinerungen von den Bogenfelser diamantfeldern. Beiträge zur geologischen Erforschung der deutschen Schutzgebiete 2:55-87

Belongs to Exogyra according to J. Bohm 1926

Sister taxa: Exogyra (Aetostreon), Exogyra (Costagyra), Exogyra (Exogyra), Exogyra californica, Exogyra callophyla, Exogyra contorta, Exogyra davidsoni, Exogyra ganhamoroba, Exogyra inornata, Exogyra lancha, Exogyra miotaurinensis, Exogyra mutatoria, Exogyra ostracina, Exogyra overwegi, Exogyra putnami, Exogyra reedi, Exogyra sergipensis, Exogyra solea, Exogyra tamaulipana, Exogyra upatoiensis, Exogyra wetzleri, Exogyra woolmani

Type specimen: Its type locality is Langental, NE of Bogenfels, which is in a Priabonian shallow subtidal siltstone/sandstone in the Langental Beds Formation of Namibia

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Langental, NE of Bogenfels

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