Exogyra miotaurinensis Sacco 1897 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

Alternative combination: Exogyra (Aetostreon) miotaurinensis

Belongs to Exogyra according to A. Azzaroli 1958

Sister taxa: Exogyra (Aetostreon), Exogyra (Costagyra), Exogyra (Exogyra), Exogyra californica, Exogyra callophyla, Exogyra contorta, Exogyra davidsoni, Exogyra ganhamoroba, Exogyra inornata, Exogyra lancha, Exogyra mutatoria, Exogyra ostracina, Exogyra overwegi, Exogyra putnami, Exogyra reedi, Exogyra scheibei, Exogyra sergipensis, Exogyra solea, Exogyra tamaulipana, Exogyra upatoiensis, Exogyra wetzleri, Exogyra woolmani

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of Somalia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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