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Tribe Ostreini Rafinesque 1815 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 244071

Parent taxon: Ostreinae according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Amphidonta, Avia, Conradostrea, Cryptostreini, Cubitostrea, Dendostrea, Fatina, Flemingostrea, Odontogryphaea, Ostreola, Pustulostreini, Undulostreini, Lopha, Arctostrea, Myrakeenini, Abruptolopha, Pseudoperna, Oscillolopha, Lophini, Alectryonella

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder