Bakevelliidae King, 1850
Common Name: Oyster
Key morphological features: Shells come in a variety of elongated, trapezoid, rhombus, irregular shapes. They attach themselves to the substrate and can live in both marine and brackish environments.
FEEDING MODE: Suspension Feeder
Cox, L. R. et al. 1969. Bivalvia, in R. C. Moore ed., Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part N, Mollusca 6, Volume 2. The University of Kansas and Geological Society of America. 1224 pp.