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
  » Variety Ostrea edulis var. crassa Weinkauff, 1867 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Variety Ostrea edulis var. mimetica de Gregorio, 1884 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826 (synonym)
  » Variety Ostrea edulis var. obtusa Requien, 1848 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Variety Ostrea edulis var. purpurea Hanley, 1854 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea purpurea Lightfoot, 1786)
  » Variety Ostrea edulis var. rutupina Jeffreys, 1864 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758
  » Variety Ostrea edulis var. tarentina Issel, 1882 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Variety Ostrea edulis var. tincta Jeffreys, 1864 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758
  » Variety Ostrea edulis var. venetiana Issel, 1882 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
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)
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) (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)
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)
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)
Species Ostrea circumsuta Gould, 1850 accepted as Saccostrea circumsuta (Gould, 1850)
Species Ostrea citrina Poli, 1795 accepted as Flexopecten glaber 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)
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 cucullata (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 cucullata Born, 1778 accepted as Saccostrea cucullata (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 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea excavata Fabricius, 1779 accepted as Acesta excavata (Fabricius, 1779) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea exotica Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Lissochlamys exotica (Dillwyn, 1817) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea exotica Holten, 1802 accepted as Lissochlamys exotica (Dillwyn, 1817) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fasciata Born, 1778 accepted as Limaria tuberculata (Olivi, 1792) (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea fasciata Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ostrea fasciata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea figurata Reeve, 1858 accepted as Malleus anatinus (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fisheri Dall, 1914 accepted as Hyotissa fisheri (Dall, 1914) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea flabellum Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Aequipecten flabellum (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea flammea Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea flavescens Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea flavicans Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Semipallium flavicans (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea flemingi d'Archiac & Haime, 1854 † accepted as Flemingostrea flemingi (d'Archiac & Haime, 1854) † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea flexuosa Poli, 1795 accepted as Flexopecten flexuosus (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted, original combination; declared nomen protectum)
Species Ostrea florida Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Aequipecten opercularis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fluctiger Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 accepted as Nanostrea fluctigera (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fococarens Finlay, 1928 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted, Replacement name for O. corrugata Hutton, 1873 not Brocchi, 1814)
Species Ostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fornicata Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 accepted as Vulsella fornicata (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea forskahlii Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Saccostrea cucullata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea forskali [sic] accepted as Ostrea forskahlii Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea forskäli [sic] accepted as Ostrea forskahlii Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea fragilis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Limaria fragilis (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea frons Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Saccostrea palmula (Carpenter, 1857) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea frons Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Dendostrea frons (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fuci Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Palliolum striatum (O. F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea fucorum Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea fusca Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Hyotissa sinensis (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gallina Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Crassostrea tulipa (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gallus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Undulostrea megodon (Hanley, 1846) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gasar Deshayes, 1830 accepted as Crassostrea tulipa (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gasar Dautzenberg, 1891 accepted as Crassostrea tulipa (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gibba Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Argopecten gibbus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea gibbosa Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Saccostrea cucullata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gigas Thunberg, 1793 accepted as Magallana gigas (Thunberg, 1793) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea gittosina Powell & Bartrum, 1929 † accepted as Crenostrea gittosina (Powell & Bartrum, 1929) † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glabra Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 accepted as Nanostrea fluctigera (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glabra Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea glacialis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Ctenoides scaber (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glaciata Salis, 1793 accepted as Limaria hians (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glaucina Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea cristata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea glomerata Gould, 1850 accepted as Saccostrea glomerata (Gould, 1850) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gravitesta Yokoyama, 1926 accepted as Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gryphoides Schlotheim, 1820 † accepted as Magallana gryphoides (Schlotheim, 1820) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea gudexi Suter, 1917 † accepted as Cubitostrea gudexi (Suter, 1917) † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea guineensis Dunker, 1853 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea haliotidaea Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hanleyi [sic] accepted as Ostraea hanleyana G. B. Sowerby II, 1871 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea hefferdi Finlay, 1928 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hians Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Limaria hians (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hippopus Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hippopus Tate, 1886 † accepted as Ostrea tatei Suter, 1913 † (unaccepted, Homonym of O. hippopus Lamarck, 1819. Ostrea tatei Suter, 1913 is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea hiranoi Baker & Spicer, 1930 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea histrionica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Excellichlamys histrionica (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea huttoni Lamy, 1929 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hyalina Poli, 1795 accepted as Flexopecten hyalinus (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea hybrida Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Pseudamussium peslutrae (Linnaeus, 1771) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea hyotis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Hyotissa hyotis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea hyotis sensu Suter, 1913 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted, misapplication)
Species Ostrea imbricata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Caribachlamys pellucens (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea imbricata Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Hyotissa inermis (G. B. Sowerby II, 1871) (unaccepted, primary homonym of Ostrea imbricata Gmelin, 1791)
Species Ostrea incarnata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea incurva Hutton, 1873 † accepted as Flemingostrea wollastoni (Finlay, 1927) † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea inflexa Poli, 1795 accepted as Pseudamussium clavatum (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea ingens Zittel, 1865 † accepted as Crassostrea ingens (Zittel, 1865) † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea iredalei Faustino, 1932 accepted as Crassostrea bilineata (Röding, 1798) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea iridescens Hanley, 1854 accepted as Striostrea prismatica (Gray, 1825) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea isognomum Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Isognomon isognomum (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea isogonum Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Isognomon isognomum (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea italica Defrance, 1821 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea jacobaea Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Pecten jacobaeus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea jacobaea Rochebrune, 1895 accepted as Hyotissa fisheri (Dall, 1914) (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea jacobaea Linnaeus, 1758; O. fisheri Dall, 1914 is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea japonica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Amusium japonicum (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea jubata Lamy, 1929 accepted as Ostrea denselamellosa Lischke, 1869 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea kamehameha Pilsbry, 1936 † accepted as Pycnodonte kamehameha (Pilsbry, 1936) † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea kauaia Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea kupua Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 accepted as Dendostrea sandvichensis (G. B. Sowerby II, 1871) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea labrella Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lacerans [sic] accepted as Dendostrea senegalensis (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, misspelling of Ostrea lacerata)
Species Ostrea lacerata Hanley, 1846 accepted as Dendostrea senegalensis (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea lacerata Goldfuss, 1833)
Species Ostrea lamellosa Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea laperousii Schrenck, 1862 accepted as Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea laterostrata Fenaux, 1942 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea laurenti Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Euvola laurenti (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea laysana Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea legumen Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Isognomon legumen (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea leonica Fréminville in Taslé, 1870 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea ligo Schreibers, 1793 accepted as Malleus anatinus (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lima Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Lima lima (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea limacella Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea frons (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lischkei Löbbecke, 1882 accepted as Crassostrea bilineata (Röding, 1798) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lixula Weisbord, 1964 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea longiuscula Hupé in Gay, 1854 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lorentzianum Röding, 1798 accepted as Euvola laurenti (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lucasiana Rochebrune, 1895 accepted as Striostrea prismatica (Gray, 1825) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea lutaria Hutton, 1873 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea mackayi Suter, 1917 † accepted as Pycnodonte mackayi (Suter, 1917) † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea maculata Born, 1778 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea maculosa Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 accepted as Gloripallium maculosum (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea madrasensis Preston, 1916 accepted as Crassostrea bilineata (Röding, 1798) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea magellanica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Placopecten magellanicus (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea malabonensis Faustino, 1932 accepted as Saccostrea malabonensis (Faustino, 1932) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea malleus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Malleus malleus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea margaritacea Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Striostrea margaritacea (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea matoni Donovan, 1824 accepted as Mimachlamys asperrima (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea maxima Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Pecten maximus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea media Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea miniata Born, 1778 accepted as Talochlamys pusio (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea minuta Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Haumea minuta (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea mordax Gould, 1850 accepted as Saccostrea scyphophilla (Peron & Lesueur, 1807) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea morenasi Rochebrune, 1905 accepted as Crassostrea tulipa (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea multistriata Poli, 1795 accepted as Talochlamys multistriata (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea multistriata Hanley, 1846 accepted as Striostrea margaritacea (Lamarck, 1819) (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 accepted as Mimachlamys varia varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea musashiana Yokoyama, 1920 accepted as Neopycnodonte cochlear (Poli, 1795) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea muscosa W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Aequipecten muscosus (W. Wood, 1828) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea mustellina Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys varia varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea mytiloides Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Saccostrea echinata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nebulosa Poli, 1795 accepted as Flexopecten glaber glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea nebulosa Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea nelsoniana Zittel, 1865 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nicaisei Coquand, 1862 † accepted as Nicaisolopha nicaisei (Coquand, 1862) † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nippona Seki, 1934 accepted as Magallana nippona (Seki, 1934) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea nivea Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Limatula nivea (Brocchi, 1814) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nodosa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Nodipecten nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea nomades Iredale, 1939 accepted as Dendostrea sandvichensis (G. B. Sowerby II, 1871) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea nucleus Born, 1778 accepted as Argopecten gibbus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea numisma Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Parahyotissa numisma (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea obliterata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Dentamussium obliteratum (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea obscura Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea ochroleuca Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea oniscus Martens, 1899 accepted as Nanostrea fluctigera (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea opercularis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Aequipecten opercularis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea orientalis Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Crassostrea bilineata (Röding, 1798) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea palliata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Gloripallium pallium (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pallium Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Gloripallium pallium (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea panamensis Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Striostrea prismatica (Gray, 1825) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea parasita Küster, 1868 accepted as Dendostrea cristata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea parasita W. Turton, 1819 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea parasitica W. Turton, 1819 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pauciplicata Deshayes, 1835 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea paulucciae Crosse, 1869 accepted as Planostrea pestigris (Hanley, 1846) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pedum Röding, 1798 accepted as Pedum spondyloideum (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pellucens Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Caribachlamys pellucens (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pennigera Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 accepted as Crassostrea bilineata (Röding, 1798) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea perna Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Isognomon perna (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pesfelis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Manupecten pesfelis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea peslutrae Linnaeus, 1771 accepted as Pseudamussium peslutrae (Linnaeus, 1771) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pestigris Hanley, 1846 accepted as Planostrea pestigris (Hanley, 1846) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea picta Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Crenatula picta (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea plana Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Aequipecten opercularis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pleuronectes Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Amusium pleuronectes (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea plica Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Decatopecten plica (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea plicata Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Alectryonella plicatula (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea plicatula Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Alectryonella plicatula (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, basyonym)
Species Ostrea porphyrea Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys sanguinea (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea posjetica Razin, 1934 accepted as Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea praeadamitica Röding, 1798 accepted as Hyotissa sinensis (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea prismatica J.E. Gray, 1825 accepted as Striostrea prismatica (Gray, 1825) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea procellosa Lamy, 1929 accepted as Striostrea margaritacea (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea procles Iredale, 1939 accepted as Parahyotissa numisma (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea procyon Holmes, 1858 accepted as Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea proteus Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pseudangulata Lamy, 1930 accepted as Pustulostrea pseudangulata (Lamy, 1930) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea punctata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Pecten lentiginosus Reeve, 1853 (unaccepted, declared nomen oblitum)
Species Ostrea purpurea Lightfoot, 1786 accepted as Saccostrea cucullata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pusio Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Talochlamys pusio (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pustula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 accepted as Nanostrea fluctigera (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea pyxidata Born, 1778 accepted as Minnivola pyxidata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea pyxidata A. Adams & Reeve, 1850 accepted as Anomiostrea coralliophila Habe, 1975 (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 accepted as Parahyotissa imbricata (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea radiata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Aequipecten opercularis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea radiata Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1827 accepted as Crassostrea bilineata (Röding, 1798) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea radiata Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Hyotissa hyotis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea radiata (Valenciennes MS) Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1824 accepted as Crassostrea bilineata (Röding, 1798) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea radula Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Decatopecten radula (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea regia Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Aequipecten opercularis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea regula Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 accepted as Malleus regula (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea reticulata Holten, 1802 accepted as Palliolum striatum (O. F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea revularis Gould, 1861 accepted as Magallana rivularis (Gould, 1861) (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea rhizophorae Guilding, 1828 accepted as Crassostrea rhizophorae (Guilding, 1828) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rivularis Gould, 1861 accepted as Magallana rivularis (Gould, 1861) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea roemeri Quenstedt, 1843 † accepted as Argutostrea roemeri (Quenstedt, 1843) † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea rosacea Deshayes, 1836 accepted as Dendostrea rosacea (Deshayes, 1836) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rostralis Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Isognomon alatus (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rostrata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rostrata Danilo & Sandri, 1856 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea rubella Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea frons (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rubella Lamarck, 1819, sensu Philippi, 1828 accepted as Nanostrea fluctigera (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rufa Carpenter, 1857 accepted as Ostrea conchaphila Carpenter, 1857 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rufa Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Striostrea prismatica (Gray, 1825) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rufescens Turton, 1802 accepted as Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea ruscuriana Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Striostrea denticulata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea rustica Poli, 1795 accepted as Flexopecten glaber glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea rustica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea rutipina Tenison Woods, 1878 accepted as Ostraea angasi G. B. Sowerby II, 1871 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea saccellus Dujardin, 1835 accepted as Saccostrea cucullata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sagrinata Bruguière, 1790 accepted as Ctenoides scaber (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sandvicensis [sic] accepted as Dendostrea sandvichensis (G. B. Sowerby II, 1871) (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea sandwichensis [sic] accepted as Ostraea sandvichensis G. B. Sowerby II, 1871 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Ostrea sanguinea Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Mimachlamys sanguinea (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea sanguinolenta Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Gloripallium maculosum (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea sauciata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Laevichlamys sauciata (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea saxatilis Turton, 1807 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea scabra Born, 1778 accepted as Ctenoides scaber (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea scaeva Monterosato, 1915 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea scyphophilla Peron & Lesueur, 1807 accepted as Saccostrea scyphophilla (Peron & Lesueur, 1807) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sedea Iredale, 1939 accepted as Booneostrea subucula (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sellaformis Saville-Kent, 1891 accepted as Parahyotissa imbricata (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea semicylindrica Say, 1822 accepted as Ostraea permollis G. B. Sowerby II, 1871 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea seminuda Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea semiplicata Küster, 1868 accepted as Dendostrea sandvichensis (G. B. Sowerby II, 1871) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea senatoria Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys sanguinea (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea senegalensis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Dendostrea senegalensis (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sericea Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Alectryonella plicatula (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea serra Dall, 1914 accepted as Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea serra Lamarck, 1819; O. dalli Lamy, 1930, is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea sicula Gregorio, 1884 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sinensis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Hyotissa sinensis (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea sinuata Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sinuosa Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Talochlamys pusio (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea spathulata Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Saccostrea spathulata (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea spinosa Deshayes, 1836 accepted as Saccostrea echinata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea spondyloidea Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Pedum spondyloideum (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea spreta d'Orbigny, 1846 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea squamata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Scaeochlamys squamata (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea squamosa Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Laevichlamys squamosa (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea stellata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Saccostrea cucullata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea striatula Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Annachlamys striatula (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea striatum da Costa, 1778 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea strigilata Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Limea strigilata (Brocchi, 1814) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea subdentata Hutton, 1873 † accepted as Pycnodonte (Notostrea) subdentata (Hutton, 1873) † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sublamellosa Milachewitch, 1916 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea subrotundata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea subrufa Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea subucula Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925 accepted as Booneostrea subucula (Jousseaume in Lamy, 1925) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sulcata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Minnivola pyxidata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sulcata Born, 1778 accepted as Flexopecten glaber (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea sulphurea Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Laevichlamys squamosa (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea superficialis Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 accepted as Laevichlamys superficialis (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea talienwhanensis Crosse, 1862 accepted as Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea taurica Siemaschko, 1847 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea tegula Wood, 1828 accepted as Scaeochlamys livida (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea thaanumi Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 accepted as Parahyotissa numisma (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea thomasi McLean, 1941 accepted as Hyotissa mcgintyi (Harry, 1985) (unaccepted, junior homonym of Ostrea sellaeformis var. thomasi Glenn, 1904; Parahyotissa mcgintyi is a replacement name)
Species Ostrea townsendi Melvill, 1898 accepted as Lopha cristagalli (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tranquebaria Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Volachlamys tranquebaria (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea trapezina Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Dendostrea trapezina (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea triangularis Holmes, 1856 accepted as Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tridacnaeformis Cox, 1927 accepted as Nicaisolopha tridacnaeformis (Cox, 1927) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tuberculata Olivi, 1792 accepted as Limaria tuberculata (Olivi, 1792) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tuberculata Lamarck, 1804 accepted as Pustulostrea australis (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Ostrea tuberculata Olivi, 1792)
Species Ostrea tubulifera Dall, 1914 accepted as Saccostrea palmula (Carpenter, 1857) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tulipa Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Crassostrea tulipa (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea tumida W. Turton, 1819 accepted as Similipecten similis (Laskey, 1811) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea turbinata Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Saccostrea cucullata (Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea turgida Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Argopecten gibbus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea turturina Rochebrune, 1895 accepted as Striostrea prismatica (Gray, 1825) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea valsella Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Malleus regula (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea varia Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea versicolor Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Aequipecten opercularis (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Ostrea vinolenta Hupé in Gay, 1854 accepted as Ostrea chilensis Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea violacea Deshayes in Maillard, 1863 accepted as Parahyotissa numisma (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea virescens Angas, 1868 accepted as Ostrea stentina Payraudeau, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea virginiana Röding, 1798 accepted as Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea virginica Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Ostrea vitrea Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Delectopecten vitreus (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea vulgare da Costa, 1778 accepted as Ostrea edulis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea webbi Récluz, 1851 accepted as Crassostrea tulipa (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea weberi Olsson, 1951 accepted as Teskeyostrea weberi (Olsson, 1951) (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea wuellerstorfi Zittel, 1865 † accepted as Crenostrea wuellerstorfi (Zittel, 1865) † (unaccepted)
Species Ostrea ziczac Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Euvola ziczac (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, original combination)
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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 2018-05-20
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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
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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]   
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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Bucquoy et al. (1887-1898, pl. 02)
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Bucquoy et al. (1887-1898, pl. 05)
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Olsen (1883, map 50)
 Olsen (1883, map 50)
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Platte oester
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Ostrea edulis
 Ostrea edulis
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Ostrea edulis
 Ostrea edulis
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Ostrea edulis
 Ostrea edulis
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Ostrea edulis
 Ostrea edulis
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Ostrea edulis
 Ostrea edulis
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