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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Olympia Oyster Ostrea lurida

Observer

biosam

Date

May 24, 2015 11:15 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Frond Oyster Dendostrea frons

Observer

sarka

Date

May 10, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

May 13, 2015

Description

Mangrove oyster. Found growing on prop roots.

See. http://seestjohn.com/st_john_life/life-on-st-john/mangrove-oysters/

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 6, 2015 10:30 AM JST

Description

Saccostrea mordax.
オハグロガキ.
This may be a one of the picture list that I saw on beach.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Olympia Oyster Ostrea conchaphila

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

April 25, 2015 10:15 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Olympia Oyster Ostrea conchaphila

Observer

dpom

Date

April 25, 2015 10:48 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oysters (Ostrea) Genus Ostrea

Observer

bethzuckerman

Date

April 25, 2015 10:29 AM PDT

Description

Saw several of these.

Photos / Sounds

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

lek

Date

January 2, 2014

Description

A few scant patches of oysters attached to the lower regions of the artificially-placed pile of rocks. (photos also posted on bowerbird.org.au)

Photos / Sounds

What

European Flat Oyster Ostrea edulis

Observer

duarte

Date

April 2, 2015

Description

Not really sure, but I donn't see what else it could be.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

fm5050

Date

April 4, 2015 11:34 AM EDT

Description

Chincoteague NWR, VA April 4, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jonibaum

Date

April 12, 2015 11:45 AM EDT

Description

Shells on the beach

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

randallsisland

Date

April 1, 2015
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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.