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Flemingostrea Vredenburg 1916 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16663

Alternative spelling: Ostrea (Flemingostrea)

Parent taxon: Ostreinae according to A. G. Beu et al. 1990

Sister taxa: Amphidonta, Avia, Conradostrea, Cubitostrea, Dendostrea, Fatina, Odontogryphaea, Ostreini, Ostreola, Pustulostreini, Undulostreini, Lopha, Arctostrea, Actinostreon, Myrakeenini, Agerostrea, Abruptolopha, Pseudoperna, Lophini, Rastellum, Alectryonella

Subtaxa: Flemingostrea cretacea, Flemingostrea haydeni

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder