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Hoernesia Laube 1865 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Bakevelliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16710

Alternative spelling: Gervilleia (Hoernesia)

Synonym: Reubenia Cox 1924 (taxon 17006)

Full reference: G. C. Laube. 1865. Die Fauna der Schichten von St. Cassian: Ein Beitrag zur Paläontologie der Alpinen Trias. II. Abtheilung. Brachiopoden und Bivalven 1-76

Parent taxon: Bakevelliidae according to F. X. Guo 1985

Sister taxa: Aguilerella, Aguileria, Bakevellia, Cassiavellia, Costigervillia, Cultriopsis, Cuneigervillia, Gervillancea, Gervillaria, Gervillella, Gervillia, Gervilliopsis, Kedonella, Kobayashites, Langsonella, Marmaronia, Nanlingella, Panis, Permoperna, Pseudoptera, Songdaella, Towapteria, Virgellia

Subtaxa: Gervilleia (Hoernesia) leptopleura, Hoernesia (Strophopteria), Hoernesia attenuata, Hoernesia borealis, Hoernesia danisae, Hoernesia hesbanensis, Hoernesia qiaotouensis, Hoernesia rectisima, Hoernesia socialis, Hoernesia torta, Hoernesia willbourni, Hoernesia woyaniana, Hoernesia xiaomeidongensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder