WoRMS taxon details

Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758

138298  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138298)

accepted
Genus
Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Species Ostrea angelica Rochebrune, 1895
Species Ostrea arcula Marwick, 1928 †
Species Ostrea atherstonei Newton, 1913
Species Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844
Species Ostrea circumpicta Pilsbry, 1904
Species Ostrea conchaphila Carpenter, 1857
Species Ostrea denselamellosa Lischke, 1869
Species Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Ostrea futamiensis Seki, 1929
Species Ostrea libella Weisbord, 1964
Species Ostrea lurida Carpenter, 1864
Species Ostrea margaritae Pilsbry, 1918 †
Species Ostrea megodon Hanley, 1846
Species Ostrea puelchana d'Orbigny, 1842
Species Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826
Species Ostrea tatei Suter, 1913 †
Species Ostrea waitangiensis Marwick, 1928 †

Species Ostrea avalitesensis Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Ostrea corrugata Brocchi, 1814 † (taxon inquirendum)
Species Ostrea imputata Anton, 1838 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Ostrea retusa J. de C. Sowerby, 1836 † (taxon inquirendum, preoccupied by Ostrea retusa O. F. Müller, 1776)
Species Ostrea solaris Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Ostrea arborea Dillwyn, 1817 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea concentrica Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea conspersa Gmelin, 1791 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea lingua Lamarck, 1819 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea orbicularis Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea parasitica Gmelin, 1791 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea pectinigera Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1827 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea raricosta Deshayes, 1830 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea semiaurita Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea solaris Born, 1778 (nomen dubium)
Species Ostrea undata Born, 1778 (nomen dubium)

Species Ostrea grandis Lightfoot, 1786 (nomen nudum)
Species Ostrea pecten Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 (nomen nudum)
Species Ostrea siamensis Mörch, 1853 (nomen nudum)
Species Ostrea taurica Krynicki, 1837 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen nudum)

Species Ostrea aculeata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ostrea adansoni Rochebrune, 1905 accepted as Crassostrea tulipa (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Ostrea adriatica Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Ostrea aequatorialis d'Orbigny, 1846 accepted as Crassostrea aequatorialis (d'Orbigny, 1846) (original combination)
Species Ostrea alatus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Isognomon alatus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Ostrea albatra Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 accepted as Dendostrea sandvichensis (G. B. Sowerby II, 1871)
Species Ostrea albicans Schröter, 1802 accepted as Pecten albicans (Schröter, 1802)
Species Ostrea alveatula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795)
Species Ostrea amara Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Saccostrea palmula (Carpenter, 1857)
Species Ostrea amasa (Iredale, 1939) accepted as Saccostrea scyphophilla (Peron & Lesueur, 1807)
Species Ostrea anatinus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Malleus anatinus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Ostrea angulata (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Crassostrea angulata (Lamarck, 1819) represented as Magallana angulata (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Ostrea anonyma Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Laevichlamys squamosa (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
Species Ostrea arata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Karnekampia sulcata (Müller, 1776) (synonym)
Species Ostrea arborea Dillwyn, 1817 sensu Dunker, 1882 accepted as Crassostrea ariakensis (Fujita, 1913) represented as Magallana ariakensis (Fujita, 1913) (misidentification)
Species Ostrea ariakensis Fujita, 1913 accepted as Magallana ariakensis (Fujita, 1913) (original combination)
Species Ostrea aupouria Dinamani, 1981 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826
Species Ostrea aurantia Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ostrea australis Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pustulostrea australis (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Ostrea benefica Bartsch, 1945 accepted as Crassostrea belcheri (G. B. Sowerby II, 1871) represented as Magallana belcheri (G. B. Sowerby II, 1871)
Species Ostrea bicolor Hanley, 1846 accepted as Crassostrea tulipa (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Ostrea bilineata Röding, 1798 accepted as Magallana bilineata (Röding, 1798) (original combination)
Species Ostrea boblayei Deshayes, 1835 † accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Ostrea borealis Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Ostrea brasiliana Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Crassostrea brasiliana (Lamarck, 1819) (original combination)
Species Ostrea bresia Iredale, 1939 accepted as Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ostrea bryani Pilsbry, 1918 accepted as Pycnodonte kamehameha (Pilsbry, 1936) † (non Gabb, 1877)
Species Ostrea bullata Born, 1778 accepted as Limatula bullata (Born, 1778)
Species Ostrea callichroa Hanley, 1846 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844
Species Ostrea canadensis Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Ostrea cannoni Marwick, 1928 † accepted as Crenostrea cannoni (Marwick, 1928) †
Species Ostrea capsa Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826 (see nomenclature note under Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826)
Species Ostrea cerrosensis Gabb, 1866 accepted as Undulostrea megodon (Hanley, 1846) accepted as Ostrea megodon Hanley, 1846
Species Ostrea charlottae Finlay, 1928 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844
Species Ostrea chemnitzii Hanley, 1846 accepted as Dendostrea rosacea (Deshayes, 1836)
Species Ostrea cibialis Hupé in Gay, 1854 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844
Species Ostrea cinnabarina Born, 1778 accepted as Chlamys islandica (O. F. Müller, 1776) (synonym)
Species Ostrea cinnabrina Born, 1780 accepted as Chlamys islandica (O. F. Müller, 1776) (synonym)
Species Ostrea circumpicta Hirase, 1930 accepted as Crassostrea nippona (Seki, 1934) represented as Magallana nippona (Seki, 1934)
Species Ostrea circumsuta Gould, 1850 accepted as Saccostrea circumsuta (Gould, 1850)
Species Ostrea citrina Poli, 1795 accepted as Flexopecten glaber glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ostrea citrina Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ostrea clavata Poli, 1795 accepted as Pseudamussium clavatum (Poli, 1795) (original combination)
Species Ostrea coarctata Born, 1778 accepted as Flexopecten flexuosus (Poli, 1795) (declared nomen oblitum by Cosel et al. (2014))
Species Ostrea cochlear Poli, 1795 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795)
Species Ostrea cochlearis Locard, 1886 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795) (unjustified emendation)
Species Ostrea cognata Jousseaume, 1888 accepted as Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ostrea columbiensis Hanley, 1846 accepted as Crassostrea columbiensis (Hanley, 1846) (original combination)
Species Ostrea commercialis Iredale & Roughley, 1933 accepted as Saccostrea glomerata (Gould, 1850)
Species Ostrea complanata Fenaux, 1944 accepted as Crassostrea angulata (Lamarck, 1819) represented as Magallana angulata (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Ostrea concentrica Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1827 accepted as Striostrea margaritacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Ostrea corallina Poli, 1795 accepted as Manupecten pesfelis (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ostrea corbiculus Küster, 1868 accepted as Dendostrea rosacea (Deshayes, 1836)
Species Ostrea corbuloides Danilo & Sandri, 1855 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Ostrea cornucopia Saville-Kent, 1891 accepted as Saccostrea scyphophilla (Peron & Lesueur, 1807)
Species Ostrea cornucopiae Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Saccostrea cuccullata (Born, 1778)
Species Ostrea corrugata Hutton, 1873 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844
Species Ostrea corteziensis Hertlein, 1951 accepted as Crassostrea corteziensis (Hertlein, 1951) (original combination)
Species Ostrea crispa Brocchi, 1814 † accepted as Hinnites crispus (Brocchi, 1814) †
Species Ostrea cristagalli (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Lopha cristagalli (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ostrea cristata Born, 1778 accepted as Dendostrea cristata (Born, 1778)
Species Ostrea cristata Born, 1778 sensu Dall & Simpson, 1901 accepted as Hyotissa mcgintyi (Harry, 1985) (misidentification)
Species Ostrea cristata Born, 1778 sensu Poli, 1795 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (misidentification)
Species Ostrea cristatella Lamy, 1929 accepted as Ostrea denselamellosa Lischke, 1869
Species Ostrea crocea Dufo, 1840 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795)
Species Ostrea cubitus Deshayes, 1832 † accepted as Cubitostrea cubitus (Deshayes, 1832) † (original combination)
Species Ostrea cuccullata Born, 1778 accepted as Saccostrea cuccullata (Born, 1778)
Species Ostrea cucullata Hedley, 1909 accepted as Saccostrea glomerata (Gould, 1850)
Species Ostrea cucullata Lischke, 1871 accepted as Saccostrea kegaki Torigoe & Inaba, 1981
Species Ostrea cucullina Deshayes, 1863 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795)
Species Ostrea cumana Gregorio, 1883 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Ostrea cumingiana Dunker, 1846 accepted as Alectryonella plicatula (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Ostrea cuneola Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 accepted as Nanostrea fluctigera (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925)
Species Ostrea curvata Risso, 1826 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826
Species Ostrea cyrnusii Payraudeau, 1826 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Ostrea dalli Lamy, 1930 accepted as Saccostrea palmula (Carpenter, 1857)
Species Ostrea danica Holten, 1802 accepted as Pseudamussium peslutrae (Linnaeus, 1771)
Species Ostrea decemradiata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Nodipecten nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ostrea deformis Lamarck, 1806, sensu Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Nanostrea fluctigera (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925) (misidentification)
Species Ostrea dendata Küster, 1868 accepted as Striostrea margaritacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Ostrea dentata Perry, 1811 accepted as Striostrea denticulata (Born, 1778)
Species Ostrea denticulata (Born, 1778) accepted as Striostrea denticulata (Born, 1778)
Species Ostrea dentifera Dufo, 1840 accepted as Striostrea margaritacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Ostrea depressa Philippi, 1836 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea depressa Gmelin, 1791)
Species Ostrea depressa Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Flexopecten flexuosus (Poli, 1795) (declared nomen oblitum)
Species Ostrea discoidea Gould, 1850 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844
Species Ostrea dolabriformis Martens, 1899 accepted as Nanostrea fluctigera (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925)
Species Ostrea dubia Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Aequipecten opercularis (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ostrea echinata Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Saccostrea echinata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
Species Ostrea elegans Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Aequipecten opercularis (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ostrea elegans Bayle in Fournel, 1849 † accepted as Nicaisolopha nicaisei (Coquand, 1862) †
Species Ostrea elliptica Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea cristata (Born, 1778)
Species Ostrea elliptica Dufo, 1840 accepted as Striostrea margaritacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Ostrea elongata Born, 1778 accepted as Manupecten pesfelis (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ostrea ephippium Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Isognomon ephippium (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Ostrea equestris Say, 1834 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826
Species Ostrea erucella Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ostrea exalbida Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Ostrea excavata Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea excavata Fabricius, 1779 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea exotica Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea exotica Holten, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fasciata Born, 1778 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea fasciata Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ostrea fasciata Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea figurata Reeve, 1858 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fisheri Dall, 1914 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea flabellum Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea flammea Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea flavescens Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea flavicans Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea flemingi d'Archiac & Haime, 1854 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea flexuosa Poli, 1795 (unaccepted, original combination; declared nomen protectum)
Species Ostrea florida Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fluctiger Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fococarens Finlay, 1928 (unaccepted, Replacement name for O. corrugata Hutton, 1873 not Brocchi, 1814)
Species Ostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fornicata Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea forskahlii Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea forskali [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea forskäli [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea fragilis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea frons Carpenter, 1864 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea frons Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fuci Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea fucorum Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fusca Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gallina Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gallus Valenciennes, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gasar Deshayes, 1830 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gasar Dautzenberg, 1891 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gibba Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea gibbosa Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gigas Thunberg, 1793 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea gittosina Powell & Bartrum, 1929 † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glabra Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glabra Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea glacialis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glaciata Salis, 1793 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glaucina Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glomerata Gould, 1850 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gravitesta Yokoyama, 1926 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gryphoides Schlotheim, 1820 † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gudexi Suter, 1917 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea guineensis Dunker, 1853 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea haliotidaea Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hanleyi [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea hefferdi Finlay, 1928 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hians Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hippopus Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hippopus Tate, 1886 † (unaccepted, Homonym of O. hippopus Lamarck, 1819. Ostrea tatei Suter, 1913 is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea hiranoi Baker & Spicer, 1930 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea histrionica Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea huttoni Lamy, 1929 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hyalina Poli, 1795 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea hybrida Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea hyotis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hyotis sensu Suter, 1913 (unaccepted, misapplication)
Species Ostrea imbricata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea imbricata Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted, primary homonym of Ostrea imbricata Gmelin, 1791)
Species Ostrea incarnata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea incurva Hutton, 1873 † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea inflexa Poli, 1795 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea ingens Zittel, 1865 † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea iredalei Faustino, 1932 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea iridescens Hanley, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea isognomum Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea isogonum Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea italica Defrance, 1821 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea jacobaea Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea jacobaea Rochebrune, 1895 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea jacobaea Linnaeus, 1758; O. fisheri Dall, 1914 is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea japonica Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea jubata Lamy, 1929 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea kamehameha Pilsbry, 1936 † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea kauaia Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea kupua Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea labrella Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lacerans [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling of Ostrea lacerata)
Species Ostrea lacerata Hanley, 1846 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea lacerata Goldfuss, 1833)
Species Ostrea lamellosa Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea laperousii Schrenck, 1862 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea laterostrata Fenaux, 1942 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea laurenti Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea laysana Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea legumen Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea leonica Fréminville in Taslé, 1870 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea ligo Schreibers, 1793 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lima Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea limacella Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lischkei Löbbecke, 1882 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lixula Weisbord, 1964 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea longiuscula Hupé in Gay, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lorentzianum Röding, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lucasiana Rochebrune, 1895 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lutaria Hutton, 1873 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea mackayi Suter, 1917 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea maculata Born, 1778 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea maculosa Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea madrasensis Preston, 1916 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea magellanica Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea malabonensis Faustino, 1932 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea malleus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea margaritacea Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea matoni Donovan, 1824 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea maxima Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea media Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea miniata Born, 1778 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea minuta Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea mordax Gould, 1850 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea morenasi Rochebrune, 1905 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea multistriata Poli, 1795 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea multistriata Hanley, 1846 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea multistriata Poli, 1795 and O. multistriata Deshayes, 1832; Ostrea procellosa is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea muricata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea musashiana Yokoyama, 1920 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea muscosa W. Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea mustellina Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea mytiloides Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nebulosa Poli, 1795 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea nebulosa Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea nelsoniana Zittel, 1865 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nicaisei Coquand, 1862 † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nippona Seki, 1934 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea nivea Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nodosa Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea nomades Iredale, 1939 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nucleus Born, 1778 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea numisma Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea obliterata Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea obscura Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea ochroleuca Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea oniscus Martens, 1899 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea opercularis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea orientalis Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea palliata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pallium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea panamensis Carpenter, 1864 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea parasita Küster, 1868 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea parasita W. Turton, 1819 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea parasitica W. Turton, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pauciplicata Deshayes, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea paulucciae Crosse, 1869 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pedum Röding, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pellucens Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pennigera Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea perna Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pesfelis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea peslutrae Linnaeus, 1771 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pestigris Hanley, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea picta Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea plana Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pleuronectes Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea plica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea plicata Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea plicatula Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, basyonym)
Species Ostrea porphyrea Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea posjetica Razin, 1934 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea praeadamitica Röding, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea prismatica J.E. Gray, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea procellosa Lamy, 1929 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea procles Iredale, 1939 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea procyon Holmes, 1858 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea proteus Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pseudangulata Lamy, 1930 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea punctata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea purpurea Lightfoot, 1786 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pusio Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pustula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pyxidata Born, 1778 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pyxidata A. Adams & Reeve, 1850 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea pyxidata Born, 1778, and O. pyxidata Brocchi, 1814; Anomiostrea coralliophila is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea quirites Iredale, 1939 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea radiata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea radiata Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1827 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea radiata Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea radiata (Valenciennes MS) Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1824 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea radula Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea regia Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea regula Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea reticulata Holten, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea revularis Gould, 1861 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea rhizophorae Guilding, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rivularis Gould, 1861 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea roemeri Quenstedt, 1843 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea rosacea Deshayes, 1836 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rostralis Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rostrata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rostrata Danilo & Sandri, 1856 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea rubella Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rubella Lamarck, 1819, sensu Philippi, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rufa Carpenter, 1857 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rufa Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rufescens Turton, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea ruscuriana Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rustica Poli, 1795 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea rustica Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea rutipina Tenison Woods, 1878 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea saccellus Dujardin, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sagrinata Bruguière, 1790 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sandvicensis [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea sandwichensis [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea sanguinea Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea sanguinolenta Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea sauciata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea saxatilis Turton, 1807 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea scabra Born, 1778 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea scaeva Monterosato, 1915 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea scyphophilla Peron & Lesueur, 1807 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sedea Iredale, 1939 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sellaformis Saville-Kent, 1891 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea semicylindrica Say, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea seminuda Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea semiplicata Küster, 1868 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea senatoria Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea senegalensis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sericea Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea serra Dall, 1914 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea serra Lamarck, 1819; O. dalli Lamy, 1930, is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea sicula Gregorio, 1884 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sinensis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea sinuata Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sinuosa Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea spathulata Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea spinosa Deshayes, 1836 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea spondyloidea Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea spreta d'Orbigny, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea squamata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea squamosa Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea stellata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea striatula Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea striatum da Costa, 1778 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea strigilata Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea subdentata Hutton, 1873 † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sublamellosa Milachewitch, 1916 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea subrotundata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea subrufa Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea subucula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sulcata Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sulcata Born, 1778 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sulphurea Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea superficialis Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea talienwhanensis Crosse, 1862 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea taurica Siemaschko, 1847 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea tegula Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea thaanumi Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea thomasi McLean, 1941 (unaccepted, junior homonym of Ostrea sellaeformis var. thomasi Glenn, 1904; Parahyotissa mcgintyi is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea townsendi Melvill, 1898 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tranquebaria Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea trapezina Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea triangularis Holmes, 1856 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tridacnaeformis Cox, 1927 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tuberculata Olivi, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tuberculata Lamarck, 1804 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea tuberculata Olivi, 1792)
Species Ostrea tubulifera Dall, 1914 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tulipa Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tumida W. Turton, 1819 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea turbinata Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea turgida Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea turturina Rochebrune, 1895 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea valsella Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea varia Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea versicolor Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea vinolenta Hupé in Gay, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea violacea Deshayes in Maillard, 1863 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea virescens Angas, 1868 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea virginiana Röding, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea virginica Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea vitrea Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea vulgare da Costa, 1778 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea webbi Récluz, 1851 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea weberi Olsson, 1951 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea wuellerstorfi Zittel, 1865 † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea ziczac Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138298 on 2018-07-20
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofUndulostrea Harry, 1985) Harry H. W. (1985). Synopsis of the supraspecific classification of living oysters (Bivalvia: Gryphaeidae and Ostreidae). The Veliger 28: 121-158, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/134485#page/131/mode/1up
page(s): 147 [details]   

original description  (ofMyrakeena Harry, 1985) Harry H. W. (1985). Synopsis of the supraspecific classification of living oysters (Bivalvia: Gryphaeidae and Ostreidae). The Veliger 28: 121-158, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/134485#page/131/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofCryptostrea Harry, 1985) Harry H. W. (1985). Synopsis of the supraspecific classification of living oysters (Bivalvia: Gryphaeidae and Ostreidae). The Veliger 28: 121-158, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/134485#page/131/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofMonoeciostrea Orton, 1928) Orton J.H. (1928). The dominant species of Ostrea. Nature. 121 (3044): 320-321., available online at https://doi.org/10.1038/121320b0
note: names in this paper are unavailable because there is a disclaimer p. 121 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofOstreola Monterosato, 1884) Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

status source  (ofOstreola Monterosato, 1884) Shilts M.H., Pascual M.S. & Ó Foighil D., 2007. Systematic, taxonomic and biogeographic relationships of Argentine flat oysters. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44: 467-473 [details]   

additional source  (ofOstreola Monterosato, 1884) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription  (ofMyrakeena Harry, 1985) Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofMyrakeena Harry, 1985) Raith M., Zacherl D.C., Pilgrim E.M. & Eernisse D.J. (2015). Phylogeny and species diversity of Gulf of California oysters (Ostreidae) inferred from mitochondrial DNA. American Malacological Bulletin. 33(2): 1-21., available online at http://biology.fullerton.edu/deernisse/pubs/Raith_et_al_2015_Gulf_of_Calif_oysters.pdf [details]   

basis of record  (ofTiostrea Chanley & Dinamani, 1980) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofEostrea Ihering, 1907) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofMonoeciostrea Orton, 1928) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofAnodontostrea Suter, 1917) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

status source  (ofCryptostrea Harry, 1985) Shilts M.H., Pascual M.S. & Ó Foighil D., 2007. Systematic, taxonomic and biogeographic relationships of Argentine flat oysters. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44: 467-473 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Authority The genusname Ostrea is stated as valid by the ICZN (Op. 94 en Op. 356) [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



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Ostrea edulis
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Ostrea edulis
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