Order Ostreida FĂ«russac 1822 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida

Alternative spelling: Ostreoida

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

See also Bouchet et al. 2010, Coan et al. 2000, Giribet and Wheeler 2002, Scholz et al. 2008, Todd 2001 and Waller 2011

Sister taxon: Pectinida

Subtaxa: Malleidina Ostreidina Palaeolophidae Pectinina

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

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