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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Oyster Crassostrea gigas

Observer

susanhewitt

Date

September 25, 2016 02:00 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oysters Genus Ostrea

Observer

shaunmichael

Date

September 26, 2016 01:33 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oysters Genus Ostrea

Observer

mariahewilson

Date

July 13, 2016 07:04 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

dannybadger

Date

September 24, 2016 11:46 AM EDT

Place

Boston, MA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

European Flat Oyster Ostrea edulis

Observer

corydoras

Date

September 24, 2016 11:12 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

rlwardmaxwell

Date

September 23, 2016 11:55 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

josebraham_25

Date

May 15, 2016 10:58 PM COT

Photos / Sounds

What

Oysters Genus Ostrea

Date

September 21, 2016 11:21 AM CDT

Description

Ray hs

All oysters have purple muscle scars , they are also filter eaters they filter 50 gallons a day.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

susanhewitt

Date

September 18, 2016 04:50 PM PDT

Description

Fossil oysters weathering out of the rock at Swami's point break.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Oyster Crassostrea gigas

Observer

susanhewitt

Date

September 17, 2016 06:00 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Oyster Crassostrea gigas

Observer

jujurenoult

Date

September 14, 2016 10:35 AM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

susanhewitt

Date

September 15, 2016 06:03 PM EDT

Description

A fossil oyster in the bedding plane of the rocks at Swami's.

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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.

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