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

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Recent observations

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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rowden_milam

Date

December 7, 2016 01:43 PM CST

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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jelipe

Date

August 9, 2016 10:44 AM CDT

Description

Se empleó un sistema para obtención de semilla de ostión y se obtuvieron algunos ejemplares.

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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johnnybirder

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November 12, 2016 01:28 PM EST

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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susanhewitt

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November 13, 2016 02:38 PM EST

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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susanhewitt

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November 13, 2016 01:51 PM EST

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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susanhewitt

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November 13, 2016 01:39 PM EST

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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susanhewitt

Date

November 8, 2016 02:55 PM EST

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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toxmace

Date

October 29, 2016 12:55 PM EDT

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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cosmiccat

Date

October 16, 2016 07:05 PM CDT

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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ppark728

Date

September 19, 2016 11:13 AM EDT

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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kayceenichols

Date

September 26, 2016 04:35 PM EDT

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Eastern Oyster Crassostrea virginica

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rlwardmaxwell

Date

September 23, 2016 11:55 AM EDT
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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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