Costagyra Vialov 1936 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

Parent taxon: Exogyrinae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Amphidonte, Amphidonteini, Exogyra, Exogyrini, Fluctogyra, Gryphaeostrea, Nanogyra, Nanogyrini, Nutogyra, Planospirites, Vultogryphaea

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of India (1 collection), Libya (1), the Netherlands (1), the Russian Federation (1), Tunisia (1), Turkmenistan (1), Ukraine (1)

Total: 7 collections including 8 occurrences

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