Ostrea (Ostrea) Linnaeus 1758 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Parent taxon: Ostrea according to O. Mandic and F. F. Steininger 2003

See also da Silva Forti 1969, DuBar 1958, Freneix et al. 1988, Gliozzi and Malatesta 1983, Marquet 2002, Moore 1987 and Oostingh 1935

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 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 costaricensis, 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 griesensis, 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 lipoldi, Ostrea ludensis, Ostrea lunaeformis, Ostrea lurida, Ostrea maculosa, Ostrea manubriata, Ostrea marcignyana, Ostrea marginidentata, Ostrea marshiiformis, Ostrea mauricensis, Ostrea mediocostata, 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 pictetiana, 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 sookensis, 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 vermicostata, Ostrea vestita, Ostrea wiedenmayeri, Ostrea wollastoni

Subtaxa: Ostrea (Ostrea) arrosis Ostrea (Ostrea) atwoodii Ostrea (Ostrea) bataviana Ostrea (Ostrea) bomasensis Ostrea (Ostrea) djuvanaensis Ostrea (Ostrea) duvali Ostrea (Ostrea) intermedoides Ostrea (Ostrea) lingua Ostrea (Ostrea) njalindungensis Ostrea (Ostrea) osiris Ostrea (Ostrea) paulucciae Ostrea (Ostrea) podagrina Ostrea (Ostrea) promensis Ostrea (Ostrea) puruensis Ostrea (Ostrea) spolongensis Ostrea (Ostrea) subdigitalina Ostrea (Ostrea) tegalensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (4 collections), United States (7: Florida)

• Pliocene of Fiji (1), Greece (1), Indonesia (11), Japan (4), Venezuela (4)

• Miocene of Austria (2), Greece (2), India (1), Indonesia (5), Pakistan (5), United States (19: California, Florida), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene of Bulgaria (1), United States (1: Georgia)

• Eocene of Bulgaria (1), China (1), Indonesia (1), Mexico (10), United States (9: Florida)

• Paleocene to Eocene of United States (3: Texas)

• Paleocene of Egypt (1), United States (21: Alabama, Louisiana, South Carolina, Texas)

• Cretaceous of United States (2: Mississippi)

Total: 118 collections including 126 occurrences

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