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

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What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

finatic

Date

December 25, 2015 09:52 AM PST

Description

Cameron County, Texas, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

finatic

Date

December 24, 2015 04:37 PM PST

Description

Cameron County, Texas, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

finatic

Date

December 24, 2015 04:37 PM PST

Description

Cameron County, Texas, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

finatic

Date

December 24, 2015 04:37 PM PST

Description

Cameron County, Texas, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 18, 2015 07:13 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 18, 2015 07:25 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 18, 2015 07:32 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

finatic

Date

December 24, 2015 04:38 PM PST

Description

Cameron County, Texas, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

damontighe

Date

January 13, 2016 01:24 PM EST

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Square

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

finatic

Date

January 1, 2016 12:16 PM PST

Description

Galveston County, Texas, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

finatic

Date

December 22, 2015 04:49 PM PST

Description

Cameron County, Texas, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

Observer

finatic

Date

December 22, 2015 04:40 PM PST

Description

Cameron County, Texas, US

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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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