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Confusionella Hofmann and Hautmann 2013 (pearl oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Pteriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 294804

Full reference: R. Hofmann and M. Hautmann. 2013. Systematic palaeontology: bivalves, in Recovery of benthic marine communities from the end-Permian mass extinction at the low latitudes of eastern Panthalassa. Palaeontology 57

Parent taxon: Pteriidae according to R. Hofmann and M. Hautmann 2013

Sister taxa: Actinopterinia, Arcavicula, Austropteria, Avicula, Dattinae, Electroma, Eopinctada, Limopteria, Phelopteria, Pinctada, Pseudaucella, Pterelectroma, Pteria, Pteriinae, Pterinellinae, Pteroperna, Ptychopterinia, Rhaetavicula, Rhynchopterus, Somapteria, Stefaninia, Triaxus

Subtaxa: Confusionella laczkoi, Confusionella loczyi

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder