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Gigantostrea gigantica Solander in Brander 1766 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 123263

Alternative combinations: Chama gigantea, Gigantostrea gigantea, Ostrea (Gigantostrea) gigantica, Ostrea gigantea, Ostrea gigantica, Pycnodonte (Pycnodonte) gigantica, Pycnodonte gigantea, Pycnodonte gigantica

Belongs to Gigantostrea according to J.-M. Pacaud and J. Le Renard 1995

Sister taxon: Gigantostrea trigonalis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder