Classification
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  • English
    • Eastern Oyster
  • Scientific Names
    • Crassostrea virginica
    • Crassostrea brasiliana
  • Spanish
    • Ostión de Virginia
  • Portuguese
    • Ostra-americana

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Square

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

earthstephen

Date

July 25, 2016 06:40 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 4, 2007
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Description from Wikipedia

The eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) — also called Atlantic oyster or Virginia oyster — is a species of true oyster native to the eastern seaboard and Gulf of Mexico coast of North America. It is also farmed in Puget Sound, Washington, where it is known as the Totten Inlet Virginica. Eastern oysters are and have been very popular commercially. Today, less than 1% of the original 17th century population (when the original colonists arrived) is thought...

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