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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea virginica Gmelin, 1791 
AphiaID: 207797

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 (original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostrea Sacco, 1897
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  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]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea virginica var. lusitanica Osorio, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostrea angulata (Lamarck, 1819)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar (doubtful[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrincola gracilis Wilson C.B., 1944 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (362 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207797
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2002-07-24 17:19:06Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-11-19 07:44:55Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2010-11-19 08:53:28Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2014-07-16 20:14:19Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Huber, M. (2014). Ostrea virginica Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207797 on 2014-09-23
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