WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreoidea Rafinesque, 1815

151323  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151323)

accepted
Superfamily
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreacea (unaccepted ending for superfamily name)
marine
Gofas, S. (2010). Ostreoidea Rafinesque, 1815. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151323 on 2017-12-13

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2005-04-06 10:56:36Z
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2009-02-03 09:16:23Z
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2010-07-09 11:19:22Z
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basis of record Bieler R., Carter J.G. & Coan E.V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, in: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. Malacologia 52(2): 1-184. [details]   

additional source Inaba A. & K. Torigoe (2004) Oysters in the world. Part 2. Systematic description of the Recent oysters. Bulletin of the Nishinomiya Shell Museum 3: 63 + 9 pp., 13 pls. [details]   

additional source Stenzel H.B., 1971. Oysters. In, Moore, R.C. (Ed.), Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, pt. N, vol. 3, Mollusca 6, Bivalvia. Geological Society of America and University of Kansas Press, Lawrence, pp. N953–N1224. [details]   

additional source Harry H. W. (1985). Synopsis of the supraspecific classification of living oysters (Bivalvia: Gryphaeidae and Ostreidae). The Veliger 28: 121-158, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/134485#page/131/mode/1up [details]   
 



Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]