|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||Age range and collections|
Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
It was reranked as Ostrea (Gryphaeostrea) by Conrad (1865); it was reranked as Gryphaea (Gryphaeostrea) by Maury (1936).
It was assigned to Ostrea by Conrad (1865); to Gryphaea by Maury (1936); to Ostreidae by Tashiro and Kozai (1982); to Gryphaeostreini by Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983); to Exogyrinae by Vokes (1980), Woodring (1982) and Moore (1987); and to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002).
|Year||Name and author|
|1865||Ostrea (Gryphaeostrea) Conrad|
|1936||Gryphaea (Gryphaeostrea) Maury p. 164|
|1980||Gryphaeostrea Vokes p. 65|
|1982||Gryphaeostrea Tashiro and Kozai p. 78|
|1982||Gryphaeostrea Woodring p. 610|
|1983||Gryphaeostrea Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 90|
|1987||Gryphaeostrea Moore p. 18|
|2002||Gryphaeostrea Sepkoski, Jr.|
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