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    • Ostras y ostiones
  • English
    • True Oysters
  • Scientific Names
    • Ostreidae

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

bholthuis

Date

April 16, 2012 07:57 PM EDT

Place

marigot (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oysters Genus Ostrea

Observer

dpom

Date

September 6, 2014

Description

about 1" in diameter

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

September 6, 2014 12:51 PM PDT

Description

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jfryan

Date

August 14, 2014 08:27 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ostiones (Genus Ostrea) Genus Ostrea

Date

July 27, 2014

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What

Ostiones Genus Ostrea

Date

July 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 23, 2014

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Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

July 19, 2014

Description

This one half of a bivalve shell was seen washed up into the intertidal zone of a mostly sandy strand.

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What

European flat oyster Ostrea edulis

Observer

csparr

Date

July 2, 2014 11:55 PM EDT

Description

Same individual as the other

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What

European Flat Oyster Ostrea edulis

Observer

csparr

Date

July 2, 2014 11:55 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oysters Genus Ostrea

Observer

bheitzman

Date

June 26, 2014 01:45 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

yasingi

Date

November 6, 2011
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Description from Wikipedia

The Ostreidae, the true oysters, include most species of molluscs commonly consumed as oysters. Pearl oysters are not true oysters, and belong to the suborder Pterioida.

No range data available.