Classification
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    • True Oysters
  • Scientific Names
    • Ostreidae
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    • Ostras y ostiones
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 牡蠣科

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

European Flat Oyster Ostrea edulis

Observer

cristinamimic

Date

August 21, 2008

Place

Lynch Park (Google, OSM)

Description

SSCW

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

European Flat Oyster Ostrea edulis

Observer

cristinamimic

Date

June 26, 2008

Place

Lynch Park (Google, OSM)

Description

SSCW

Photos / Sounds

What

Oysters Genus Ostrea

Observer

finatic

Date

May 22, 2016 01:36 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

del

Date

May 21, 2016 03:03 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

hadasparag

Date

March 27, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

yolanda-v

Date

May 15, 2016 05:25 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Frond Oyster Dendostrea frons

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 16, 2016 11:03 AM BST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

kkomatsubara

Date

May 17, 2016 03:15 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sydney rock oyster Saccostrea glomerata

Observer

nicholasmaynenz

Date

May 17, 2016 03:22 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

jonibaum

Date

March 19, 2016 12:22 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

hawnzd

Date

May 10, 2016

Place

Owen Beach (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

hawnzd

Date

May 10, 2016

Place

Owen Beach (Google, OSM)
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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.
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