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Crassostrea virginica


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lexID:
6365 
AphiaID:
140657 
Scientific:
Crassostrea virginica 
German:
Amerikanische Auster 
English:
American Cupped Oyster 
Category:
Bivalves 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Ostreida (Order) > Ostreidae (Family) > Crassostrea (Genus) > virginica (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Gmelin, ), 1791 
Occurrence:
Gulf of Maine, Costa Rica, Adria, Amérique du Sud, Atlantique Ouest, Belize, Brésil, Canada, Caraïbes, Chine, Egypte, Fidji, Floride, golfe du Mexique, Hawaii, îles britanniques, îles Caïmans, Japon, Kuba, Méditerranée, Mer arktique, Mer Baltique, Mer du Nord, Mexique (Nord-est du Pacifique), Tonga, USA 
Size:
8 cm - 30 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 27°C 
Food:
Filter feeder, Suspension feeder, plancton 
Tank:
~ 1000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Pour aquariophiles éprouvés 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Crassostrea aequatorialis
  • Crassostrea angulata
  • Crassostrea ariakensis
  • Crassostrea belcheri
  • Crassostrea bilineata
  • Crassostrea brasiliana
  • Crassostrea columbiensis
  • Crassostrea corteziensis
  • Crassostrea cuttackensis
  • Crassostrea dactylena
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-11-06 21:12:12 

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(Gmelin, 1791)

Synonyms:
Dioeciostrea americana Orton, 1928
Ostrea borealis Lamarck, 1819
Ostrea canadensis Lamarck, 1819
Ostrea floridensis G. B. Sowerby II, 1871
Ostrea procyon Holmes, 1858
Ostrea reniformis G. B. Sowerby II, 1871
Ostrea rostrata G. B. Sowerby II, 1871
Ostrea triangularis Holmes, 1856
Ostrea virginiana Röding, 1798
Ostrea virginica Gmelin, 1791

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