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Bositra limbata Guo 1985 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Posidoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 292031

Alternative combination: Posidonia limbata

Full reference: F. X. Guo. 1985. Fossil Bivalves of Yunnan 1-319

Belongs to Bositra according to T. Komatsu et al. 2014

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

Type specimen: IVy 0174, a valve (Left valve, internal mold). Its type locality is Jiuzhai, Funing County, which is in an Anisian marine horizon in the Baifeng Formation of China.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 5.49