Gryphaea cymbium Lamarck 1819 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

Synonym: Ostrea gronlandica Lundgren 1895

Belongs to Gryphaea according to Lamarck 1819

See also Lundgren 1895

Sister taxa: Gryphaea (Africogryphaea), Gryphaea (Bilobissa), Gryphaea (Catinula), Gryphaea (Gryphaea), Gryphaea accipiter, Gryphaea arcta, Gryphaea arcuata, Gryphaea arcuataeformis, Gryphaea avicularis, Gryphaea balli, Gryphaea bilobata, Gryphaea brongniarti, Gryphaea colombiana, Gryphaea costellata, Gryphaea distorta, Gryphaea eversa, Gryphaea gigantea, Gryphaea keilhaui, Gryphaea kenkerensis, Gryphaea mccullochi, Gryphaea mutabilis, Gryphaea nevadensis, Gryphaea obliquata, Gryphaea orientalis, Gryphaea planoconvexa, Gryphaea stomatoidea

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Jurassic of Argentina (2 collections), Greenland (47), Serbia and Montenegro (2), the United Kingdom (2), United States (1: Alaska)

Total: 54 collections including 55 occurrences

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