Ostrea costaricensis Olsson 1922 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Full reference: A. A. Olsson. 1922. The Miocene of Northern Costa Rica. Bulletins of American Paleontology 9(39):1-309

Belongs to Ostrea according to M. Barrios 1960

Sister taxa: Ostraea decemcostata, Ostraea lincolnensis, Ostraea liscaviensis, Ostraea multicostata, Ostraea placunoides, Ostraea scabiosa, Ostraea spondyloides, Ostraea weaveri, Ostrea (Alectryonia), Ostrea (Bellostrea), Ostrea (Catinula), Ostrea (Eostrea), Ostrea (Euostrea), Ostrea (Gryphaea), Ostrea (Liostrea), Ostrea (Nanostrea), Ostrea (Ostrea), Ostrea albertensis, Ostrea amorpha, Ostrea angasi, Ostrea angelica, Ostrea angusta, Ostrea antarctica, Ostrea arenicola, Ostrea aupouria, Ostrea aviculiformis, Ostrea bathonica, Ostrea beloiti, Ostrea berkeyi, Ostrea bicolor, Ostrea blackensis, Ostrea blanipedi, Ostrea brongniarti, Ostrea buwaldana, Ostrea calceoformis, Ostrea calceolus, Ostrea californica, Ostrea carolinensis, Ostrea cassis, Ostrea castellobrancoi, Ostrea chilensis, Ostrea collazica, Ostrea complicata, Ostrea compressirostra, Ostrea conchaphila, Ostrea conica, Ostrea crenulimarginata, Ostrea crescentica, Ostrea cristata, Ostrea cubitus, Ostrea cumingiana, Ostrea cynthiae, Ostrea davaiacensis, Ostrea democraciana, Ostrea directa, Ostrea dorsalis, Ostrea edulis, Ostrea edwilsoni, Ostrea elegantula, Ostrea eorivularis, Ostrea equestris, Ostrea erici, Ostrea flavicans, Ostrea foisseyi, Ostrea forskali, Ostrea fraasi, Ostrea frondosa, Ostrea fundata, Ostrea gajensis, Ostrea georgiana, Ostrea gingensis, Ostrea glabra, Ostrea golfotristensis, Ostrea hinnites, Ostrea hippopus, Ostrea howelli, Ostrea hyotidoidea, Ostrea incisa, Ostrea invalida, Ostrea iridescens, Ostrea jogjacartensis, Ostrea johnsoni, Ostrea kahoensis, Ostrea khamirensis, Ostrea latimarginata, Ostrea ludensis, Ostrea lunaeformis, Ostrea lurida, Ostrea maculosa, Ostrea manubriata, Ostrea marcignyana, Ostrea marginidentata, Ostrea marshiiformis, Ostrea mauricensis, Ostrea messor, Ostrea minbuensis, Ostrea minerensis, Ostrea minuta, Ostrea miradorensis, Ostrea monetalis, Ostrea negritensis, Ostrea nodosa, Ostrea normalis, Ostrea obliterata, Ostrea oxiana, Ostrea pangadiensis, Ostrea paracasensis, Ostrea parasitica, Ostrea paroxis, Ostrea parrensis, Ostrea pejerreyensis, Ostrea pellucens, Ostrea pesfelis, Ostrea pesleonis, Ostrea petrosa, Ostrea peytoni, Ostrea philippii, Ostrea pileosimilis, Ostrea placunoides, Ostrea plicatula, Ostrea portoricoensis, Ostrea princeps, Ostrea procyonis, Ostrea prona, Ostrea protoimbricata, Ostrea pseudocrassissima, Ostrea pseudodigitalina, Ostrea pseudorissensis, Ostrea pulaskensis, Ostrea radula, Ostrea raveneliana, Ostrea reniformis, Ostrea resupinata, Ostrea retusa, Ostrea roncana, Ostrea rugosa, Ostrea russelli, Ostrea sakaryaensis, Ostrea sakitoensis, Ostrea samanensis, Ostrea sandalina, Ostrea sanguinea, Ostrea sansebastiana, Ostrea saxitoniana, Ostrea seymourensis, Ostrea simiensis, Ostrea soleniscus, Ostrea spondyloides, Ostrea stentina, Ostrea striatula, Ostrea sturtiana, Ostrea subangulata, Ostrea subanomia, Ostrea submissa, Ostrea subradiosa, Ostrea superficialis, Ostrea supranummulitica, Ostrea tacalensis, Ostrea taxidonta, Ostrea tayloriana, Ostrea tegulanea, Ostrea thalassoklusta, Ostrea turkestanensis, Ostrea turkestanensis, Ostrea uncinta, Ostrea vaughani, Ostrea ventilabrum, Ostrea venusta, Ostrea vestita, Ostrea wiedenmayeri, Ostrea wollastoni

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Mexico (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Colombia (1), Costa Rica (2), Jamaica (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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