WoRMS taxon details

Ostreidae Rafinesque, 1815

215  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Crassostreinae Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979
Subfamily Ostreinae Rafinesque, 1815
  » Genus Alectryonella Sacco, 1897
  » Genus Booneostrea Harry, 1985
  » Genus Dendostrea Swainson, 1835
  » Genus Lopha Röding, 1798
  » Genus Nanostrea Harry, 1985
  » Genus Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758
  » Genus Planostrea Harry, 1985
  » Genus Pustulostrea Harry, 1985
  » Genus Teskeyostrea Harry, 1985
  » Genus Alectryonia Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 accepted as Lopha Röding, 1798 (synonym)
  » Genus Anodontostrea Suter, 1917 accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Genus Cryptostrea Harry, 1985 accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758
  » Genus Dendostraea accepted as Dendostrea Swainson, 1835 (misspelling by Sowerby, 1839)
  » Genus Dendrostraea accepted as Dendostrea Swainson, 1835 (misspelling by Swainson, 1840)
  » Genus Dendrostrea accepted as Dendostrea Swainson, 1835 (misspelling by Woodward, 1851)
  » Genus Eostrea Ihering, 1907 accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Genus Monoeciostrea Orton, 1928 accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Genus Myrakeena Harry, 1985 accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758
  » Genus Ostracites Picot de Lapeirouse, 1781 † accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758
  » Genus Ostreola Monterosato, 1884 accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758
  » Genus Ostreum da Costa, 1776 accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758 (Unjustified emendation)
  » Genus Pretostrea Iredale, 1939 accepted as Dendostrea Swainson, 1835 (synonym)
  » Genus Tiostrea Chanley & Dinamani, 1980 accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Genus Undulostrea Harry, 1985 accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758
Subfamily Saccostreinae Salvi & Mariottini, 2016
Subfamily Striostreinae Harry, 1985

Subfamily [unassigned] Ostreidae (temporary name)

Subfamily Lophinae Vialov, 1936 accepted as Ostreinae Rafinesque, 1815
Genus Ostraea [sic] accepted as Ostrea Linnaeus, 1758 (incorrect subsequent spelling by G.B. Sowerby II (1871) and others)
Subfamily Saccostreinae Salvi & Mariottini, 2014 accepted as Saccostreinae Salvi & Mariottini, 2016 (unavailable name: no diagnosis)
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Ostreidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215 on 2018-06-22
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-01-04 12:34:08Z
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2011-10-30 10:35:41Z
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basis of record Stenzel H.B., 1971. Oysters. In, Moore, R.C. (Ed.), Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, pt. N, vol. 3, Mollusca 6, Bivalvia. Geological Society of America and University of Kansas Press, Lawrence, pp. N953–N1224. [details]   

additional source 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]   

additional source Inaba A. & K. Torigoe (2004) Oysters in the world. Part 2. Systematic description of the Recent oysters. Bulletin of the Nishinomiya Shell Museum 3: 63 + 9 pp., 13 pls. [details]   

additional source Salvi D., Macali A. & Mariottini P. (2014). Molecular phylogenetics and systematics of the bivalve family Ostreidae based on rRNA sequence-structure models and multilocus species tree. PLoS ONE. 9(9): e108696., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0108696 [details]   

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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 



LanguageName 
Dutch oesters  [details]
English oysters  [details]
French ostréidés  [details]
Japanese イタボガキ  [details]
Swedish ostron  [details]