BeRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793) 
AphiaID: 140656

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriomorphia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreoida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreoidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostreinae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostrea
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostrea Sacco, 1897
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]

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. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorostra japonesa  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJapanse oester  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese oysterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific cupped oysterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJapanese oysterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorimmigrant oysterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgiant pacific oysterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgiant oysterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgiant cupped oyster  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhuître portugaiseUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhuître japonaiseUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhuître du PacifiqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhuître creuse japonaiseUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhuître creuse du PacifiqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhuître creuse  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortugiesische AusterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPazifische AusterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJapanische AusterUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFelsenauster  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorostrica giapponeseUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorostrica del PacificoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorostrica concava  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΣτρείδι Πορτογαλίας  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorostra-gigante  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorostra japonesaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorostión del PacíficoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorostión  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJapanskt jätteostron  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Alboran Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAlboran Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Angola
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAngola (introduced: alien[details]
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (introduced: alien[details]
Belgium
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelgium (introduced: alien[details]
Black Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBlack Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Celtic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCeltic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Chile
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorChile (introduced: alien[details]
Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCoastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia (introduced: alien[details]
Denmark
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDenmark (introduced: alien[details]
France
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFrance (introduced: alien[details]
Germany
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGermany (introduced: alien[details]
Greece
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreece (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of California
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of California (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of Guinea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of Guinea (introduced: alien[details]
Ionian Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIonian sea (introduced: alien[details]
Italy
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorItaly (introduced: alien[details]
Kattegat
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDanish part of the Kattegat (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSwedish part of the Kattegat (introduced: alien[details]
Malta
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMalta (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMaltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisian part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea - Western Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMexico (introduced: alien[details]
Micronesia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMicronesia (introduced: alien[details]
Namibia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNamibia (introduced: alien[details]
Netherlands
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNetherlands (introduced: alien[details]
New Zealand
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNew Zealand (introduced: alien[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Atlantic (introduced: alien[details]
North Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Pacific (introduced: alien[details]
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDanish part of the North Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorwegian part of the North Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Norway
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorway (introduced: alien[details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Atlantic (introduced: alien[details]
South Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Pacific (introduced: alien[details]
Spain
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSpain (introduced: alien[details]
Sweden
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSweden (introduced: alien[details]
Tunisia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisia (introduced: alien[details]
Turkey
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTurkey (introduced: alien[details]
United Kingdom
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited Kingdom (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Adriatic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Adriatic [details]
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean (introduced: alien[details]
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea (introduced: alien[details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKoksijde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeebrugge [details]
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Malta
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalta (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Gabès [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeeland [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone (introduced: alien[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorElbe [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGerman Bight (introduced: alien[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSas van Goes [details]
Tunisia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBizerte Lagoon [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom [details]
Wadden Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWadden Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe (introduced: alien[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEurope [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochiron fucicolum Brady, 1872 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomyicola spinosus (Raffaele & Monticelli, 1885) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilicola intestinalis Steuer, 1902 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilicola orientalis Mori, 1935 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyicola ostreae Hoshina & Sugiura, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiolicola bifida Tanaka, 1961 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrincola similis Lin & Ho, 1999 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilicola orientalis Mori, 1935 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean Network on Invasive Alien Species (NOBANIS) - Crassostrea gigas 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGlobal invasive species database - Crassostrea gigas 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (170 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (102 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Cultured Aquatic species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (247047 nucleotides; 27878 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Bivalves of the British Isles webpage at National Museum of Wales 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Crassostrea gigas
Crassostrea gigas
Crassostrea gigas
Crassostrea gigas
Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)Specimen from Chioggia near Venice, Italy (actual size 85 mm)
Crassostrea gigas (Thu...
Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)Specimen from Etang de Leucate, Mediterranean coast of France (actual size 105 mm)
Crassostrea gigas (Thu...

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140656
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793). Accessed through: VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010) The Belgian Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/berms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140656 on 2014-08-29
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