Pseudoperna Logan 1899 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Parent taxon: Lophinae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Amphidonta, Avia, Conradostrea, Cryptostreini, Cubitostrea, Dendostrea, Fatina, Flemingostrea, Odontogryphaea, Ostreini, Ostreola, Pustulostreini, Undulostreini, Lopha, Arctostrea, Myrakeenini, Abruptolopha, Oscillolopha, Lophini, Alectryonella

Subtaxa: Ostrea congesta

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (3: Alberta collections), Peru (1), United States (77: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 81 collections each including a single occurrence

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