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†family Bakevelliidae King 1850 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida

PaleoDB taxon number: 59288

Full reference: W. King. 1850. Monograph of the Permian fossils of England. Palaeontographical Society 1-253

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

Sister taxa: Cassianellidae, Kochiidae, Malleidae, Pergamidiidae, Plicatostylidae, Pteriidae, Vlastidae, Lunulicardiidae, Melinidae, Vulsellidae

Subtaxa: Aguilerella, Aguileria, Bakevellia, Cassiavellia, Costigervillia, Cultriopsis, Cuneigervillia, Gervillancea, Gervillaria, Gervillella, Gervillia, Gervilliopsis, Hoernesia, Kedonella, Kobayashites, Marmaronia, Panis, Permoperna, Pseudoptera, Tenuipteria, Towapteria

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder