ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Protostrea Chen 1976 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Dimyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 89498

Alternative spelling: Proostrea

Full reference: C. Z. Chen. 1976. Taxonomic names. The Fossil Lamellibranchiata of China 1-522

Parent taxon: Dimyidae according to Z. J. Fang et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Atreta, Dimya, Dimyarina

Subtaxa: Protostrea sinensis

View classification

Type: Ostrea sinensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder