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  • English
    • oysters, scallops, and allies
  • Spanish
    • Ostiones, almejas y escalopas
  • Scientific Names
    • Ostreoida

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Pecten sp. Genus Pecten

Observer

robertps

Date

October 24, 2014 03:13 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Decatopecten sp. Genus Decatopecten

Observer

robertps

Date

October 24, 2014 11:11 AM EST

Description

Found in beach, cannonvale

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bay Scallop Argopecten irradians

Observer

eheupel

Date

October 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Giant Rock Scallop Crassadoma gigantea

Observer

dpom

Date

October 11, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lek

Date

December 15, 2013

Description

A patch of healthy looking oysters attached to the rocks, left exposed when the tide was out.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

suemcgaw

Date

August 9, 2014

Place

Kaikoura (Google, OSM)

Description

shell

Photos / Sounds

What

New Zealand scallop Pecten novaezelandiae

Date

July 6, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

New Zealand scallop Pecten novaezelandiae

Date

July 6, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Dredge oyster Ostrea chilensis

Observer

shona_t

Date

June 19, 2014

Description

Deep shell attaches, flat lid.

with black rock, lighter than you would expect (but does not float in fresh water). poor quality snowflake obsidian? with pumice inside to make light?? Looks more like wet coal (but absolutely clean, hard, no crumble at all).

Photos / Sounds

Observer

shona_t

Date

September 23, 2013

Description

Talochlamys zelandiae or T. gemmulata
23 x 26 x 5mm
Not common here.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dredge oyster Ostrea chilensis

Observer

shona_t

Date

September 7, 2013

Description

Two oysters back to back

Photos / Sounds

Observer

shona_t

Date

August 5, 2013

Description

Queen scallop 58mm across, 60 high.
Uncommon here.

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Description from Wikipedia

The order Ostreoida includes the true oysters and a number of other related families of bivalves.

No range data available.