BeRMS taxon details

Magallana gigas (Thunberg, 1793)

836033  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:836033)

accepted
Species
Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)· accepted, alternate representation
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
MolluscaBase (2018). Magallana gigas (Thunberg, 1793). Accessed through: VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010 onwards) Belgian Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/berms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=836033 on 2018-05-23
VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010 onwards). Belgian Register of Marine Species. Magallana gigas (Thunberg, 1793). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/berms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=836033 on 2018-05-23
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2015-03-19 20:25:34Z
created
2015-03-22 19:09:38Z
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2016-07-08 20:26:57Z
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2017-10-24 07:53:27Z
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new combination reference Salvi D. & Mariottini P. (2016 ["2017"]). Molecular taxonomy in 2D: a novel ITS2 rRNA sequence-structure approach guides the description of the oysters' subfamily Saccostreinae and the genus Magallana (Bivalvia: Ostreidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 179(2): 263-276., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/zoj.12455 [details]   

additional source  (ofCrassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription  (ofCrassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)) 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]   

additional source  (ofCrassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)) Huvet A., Fabioux C., Mccombie H., Lapegue S & Boudry P. 2004. Natural hybridization between genetically differentiated populations of Crassostrea gigas and C. angulata highlighted by sequence variation in flanking regions of a microsatellite locus. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 272: 141-152., available online at http://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00000/3355/ [details]   

additional source  (ofCrassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)) Hedgecock D., Li G., Hubert S., Bucklin K. & Ribes V. 2003. Widespread null alleles and poor cross-species amplification of microsatellite dna loci cloned from the Pacific oyster, Crassostrea gigas. Journal of Shellfish Research, 23(2): 379-385. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3063290 [details]   

additional source  (ofCrassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)) Yu Z., Kong X. Zhang L., Guo X. & Xiang J. 2003. Taxonomic status of four Crassostrea oysters from China as inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences. Journal of Shellfish Research, 22(1): 31-38. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3105572 [details]   

additional source  (ofCrassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)) Marchini, A.; Ferrario, J.; Sfriso, A.; Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A. (2015). Current status and trends of biological invasions in the Lagoon of Venice, a hotspot of marine NIS introductions in the Mediterranean Sea. Biological Invasions. , available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-015-0922-3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

status source  (ofCrassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)) Bayne B.L., Ahrens M., Allen S. K., Anglès D'auriac M., Backeljau T., Beninger P., Bohn R., Boudry P., Davis J., Green T., Guo X., Hedgecock D., Ibarra A., Kingsley-Smith P., Krause M., Langdon C., Lapègue S., Li C., Manahan D., Mann R., Perez-Paralle L., Powell E.N., Rawson P.D., Speiser D., SanchezJ.L., Shumway S. & Wang H. (2017). The proposed dropping of the genus Crassostrea for all Pacific cupped oysters and Its replacement by a new genus Magallana: A dissenting view. Journal of Shellfish Research. 6(3): 545-547., available online at https://doi.org/10.2983/035.036.0301 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

 

LanguageName 
Catalan ostra japonesa [from synonym]  [details]
Dutch Japanse oester [from synonym]  [details]
English Portuguese oyster [from synonym]Pacific cupped oyster [from synonym]Japanese oyster [from synonym]immigrant oyster [from synonym]giant pacific oyster [from synonym]giant oyster [from synonym]giant cupped oyster [from synonym]  [details]
French huître portugaise [from synonym]huître japonaise [from synonym]huître du Pacifique [from synonym]huître creuse japonaise [from synonym]huître creuse du Pacifique [from synonym]huître creuse [from synonym]  [details]
German Portugiesische Auster [from synonym]Pazifische Felsenauster [from synonym]Pazifische Auster [from synonym]Japanische Auster [from synonym]Felsenauster [from synonym]  [details]
Italian ostrica giapponese [from synonym]ostrica del Pacifico [from synonym]ostrica concava [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese マガキ [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Στρείδι Πορτογαλίας [from synonym]  [details]
Portuguese ostra-gigante [from synonym]  [details]
Spanish ostra japonesa [from synonym]ostión del Pacífico [from synonym]ostión [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish Japanskt jätteostron [from synonym]  [details]
Crassostrea gigas
 Crassostrea gigas
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Crassostrea gigas
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Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)Specimen from Chioggia near Venice, Italy (actual size 85 mm)
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Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)Specimen from Etang de Leucate, Mediterranean coast of France (actual size 105 mm)
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Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)
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Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793)
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Japanse oester
 Japanse oester
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