Ostrea (Cubitostrea) cymbula Lamarck 1806 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Belongs to Ostrea (Cubitostrea) according to Lamarck 1806

Sister taxa: Cubitostrea (Cubitostrea), Cubitostrea alvarezii, Cubitostrea californiana, Cubitostrea digitalina, Cubitostrea dubertreti, Cubitostrea elegans, Cubitostrea flabellula, Cubitostrea glucumarides, Cubitostrea gudexi, Cubitostrea lisbonensis, Cubitostrea mezquitalensis, Cubitostrea multicostata, Cubitostrea petropolitana, Cubitostrea plicata, Cubitostrea rugifera, Cubitostrea sellaeformis, Cubitostrea smithvillensis, Ostrea (Cubitostrea) wemmelensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of Belgium (1 collection), Libya (2), Poland (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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