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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea hyotis (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 207792

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyotissa hyotis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea Linnaeus, 1758
Source  basis of record Dautzenberg, Ph. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. Faune des colonies françaises, III(fasc. 4). Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales: Paris. 321-636, plates IV-VII pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (58 publications) 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: rocky shores [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Subgenus lopha (Dautzenberg, 1929). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207792
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2002-07-24 17:19:06Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-07-09 11:19:22Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2011-10-30 10:35:41Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Ostrea hyotis (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207792 on 2014-07-29
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