Agerostrea mesenterica Morton 1834 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Flemingostreidae

Belongs to Agerostrea according to M. Aberhan 2010

Sister taxa: Agerostrea falcata, Agerostrea rouxi, Agerostrea ungulatus, Lopha mesenterica

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (31: Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, Texas, Wyoming collections)

Total: 31 collections including 34 occurrences

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