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Peribositria backlundi Wittenburg 1910 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Posidoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 234237

Alternative combination: Posidonia backlundi

Belongs to Peribositria according to A. S. Dagis et al. 1996

Sister taxa: Bositra buchi, Bositra circularis, Bositra limbata, Bositra sabinensis, Bositra sibirica, Bositra wengensis, Peribositria popowi, Peribositria tenuissima, Peribositria sossunovi, Peribositria jakutica, Peribositria tompoensis, Peribositria inflata, Peribositria mimer, Peribositria taimyrensis, Peribositria borealis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 45.3