Cubitostrea flabellula Lamarck 1806 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Alternative combinations: Ostrea (Cubitostrea) flabellula, Ostrea (Euostrea) flabellula, Ostrea flabellula, Ostrea flabellulata

Belongs to Cubitostrea according to S. Tracey et al. 1996

See also Favre 1917, Pacaud and Le Renard 1995 and Wozny 1977

Sister taxa: Cubitostrea (Cubitostrea), Cubitostrea alvarezii, Cubitostrea digitalina, Cubitostrea dubertreti, Cubitostrea elegans, Cubitostrea glucumarides, Cubitostrea gudexi, Cubitostrea lisbonensis, Cubitostrea mezquitalensis, Cubitostrea multicostata, Cubitostrea petropolitana, Cubitostrea plicata, Cubitostrea rugifera, Cubitostrea sellaeformis, Cubitostrea smithvillensis, Ostrea (Cubitostrea) cymbula, Ostrea (Cubitostrea) wemmelensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of Bulgaria (1 collection), France (1), Poland (1), the United Kingdom (4)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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