Pycnodonte gryphovicinus Wood 1861 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

Alternative combination: Ostrea gryphovicina

Belongs to Pycnodonte according to P. Jeffery and S. Tracey 1997

Sister taxa: Gryphaea belli, Pycnodonta vesicularis, Pycnodonte (Costeina), Pycnodonte (Crenostrea), Pycnodonte (Gigantostrea), Pycnodonte (Pegma), Pycnodonte (Phygraea), Pycnodonte (Pycnodonte), Pycnodonte amakusensis, Pycnodonte costei, Pycnodonte heermanni, Pycnodonte percrassa, Pycnodonte squarrosa, Pycnodonte trigonalis, Pycnodonte vesicularis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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