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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea gigas Thunberg, 1793 
AphiaID: 367831

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 gigas (Thunberg, 1793)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Thunberg C. P. (1793). Tekning och Beskrifning på en stor Ostronsort ifrån Japan. Kongliga Vetenskaps Academiens Nya Handlingar, 14(4-6): 140-142, 1 pl, available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=tMM4AAAAMAAJ&pg=PA140 [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea gigas var. sikamea Amemiya, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostrea sikamea (Amemiya, 1928)
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyicola ostreae Hoshina & Sugiura, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (86 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:367831
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Date   action   by
2008-10-01 07:48:25Z  created  Decock, Wim
2010-11-19 08:29:14Z  checked  Huber, Markus
2011-03-14 19:17:39Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Huber, M. (2014). Ostrea gigas Thunberg, 1793. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=367831 on 2014-09-18
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