Caneyella wapanuckensis Girty 1909 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Pterineidae

Full reference: G. H. Girty. 1909. Paleontology of the Manzano group. United States Geological Survey Bulletin 389:40-141

Belongs to Caneyella according to R. D. Hoare et al. 1989

See also Girty 1909

Sister taxa: Caneyella peculiaris, Caneyella richardsoni

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Chesterian of United States (1: Oklahoma collection)

• Carboniferous of United States (3: Arkansas, California, Texas)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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