Conradostrea osculum Pilsbry and Brown 1927 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Alternative combinations: Ostrea osculum, Ostrea sculpturata osculum

Belongs to Conradostrea according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Weisbord 1929

Sister taxa: Conradostrea greeni, Conradostrea lawrencei, Conradostrea sculpturata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at 1 km E. of Usiacuri, Atlantico (Miocene of Colombia)

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