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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

leprefam2001

Date

April 30, 2016 10:48 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

vilseskog

Date

March 14, 2016

Description

shell 14

Photos / Sounds

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

wisel

Date

April 20, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

ryanandrews

Date

April 19, 2016

Description

Pretty sure these are oysters.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

April 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

True Oysters Family Ostreidae

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

April 3, 2016 09:56 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Oyster Crassostrea gigas

Observer

jaykeller

Date

February 15, 2016 11:24 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

harumkoh

Date

April 9, 2016 11:50 AM JST

Description

and nany tiny see creatures on around. :)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

harumkoh

Date

April 9, 2016 10:43 AM JST

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Oyster Crassostrea gigas

Observer

finatic

Date

February 13, 2016 01:28 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Oyster Crassostrea gigas

Observer

rodemann

Date

April 4, 2016 02:07 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Oyster Crassostrea gigas

Observer

becca_czaja

Date

April 4, 2016 10:38 AM PDT
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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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