WoRMS taxon details

Ostrea equestris Say, 1834

To Museum of New Zealand Te Papa (M.067817; Ostrea aupouria Dinamani, 1981; holotype)
To Museum of New Ze...

156924  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156924)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Say, T. (1830-1834). American Conchology, or descriptions of the shells of North America. Illustrated by coloured figures from original drawings executed from nature. School Press, New Harmony, Indiana. Part 1 (1830a); Part 2 (April 1831a); Part 3 (September 1831a); Part 4 (March 1832); Part 5 (August 1832); Part 6 (April 1834); Part 7 (1834?, published after Say's death; edited by T. A. Conrad)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7959266
page(s): 6: lviii [details]   
Distribution Virginia to Texas and West Indies. Brazil  
Distribution Virginia to Texas and West Indies. Brazil [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Ostrea equestris Say, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156924 on 2022-09-25
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2005-05-20 11:54:45Z
created
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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2010-07-09 11:19:22Z
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2016-04-26 10:36:26Z
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2019-08-26 13:32:49Z
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original description Say, T. (1830-1834). American Conchology, or descriptions of the shells of North America. Illustrated by coloured figures from original drawings executed from nature. School Press, New Harmony, Indiana. Part 1 (1830a); Part 2 (April 1831a); Part 3 (September 1831a); Part 4 (March 1832); Part 5 (August 1832); Part 6 (April 1834); Part 7 (1834?, published after Say's death; edited by T. A. Conrad)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7959266
page(s): 6: lviii [details]   

original description  (of Ostrea aupouria Dinamani, 1981) Dinamani P. & Beu A. (1981). Description of a new species of incubatory oyster from northern New Zealand, with notes on its ecology and reproduction. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 15: 109-119. [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. <em>BioInvasions Records.</em> 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Bermuda) Jensen, R. H. (1997). A Checklist and Bibliography of the Marine Molluscs of Bermuda. Unp. , 547 pp [details]   

basis of record Abbott, R. T. (1974). <i>American seashells. The marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific coast of North America</i>. ed. 2. Van Nostrand, New York. 663 pp., 24 pls. [October 1974]. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Huber, M. (2010). <i>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</i>. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Huber M. (2015). <i>Compendium of Bivalves</i> 2. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 907 pp.
note: treated as synonym of O. stentina [details]   

status source Hu L. [Lisha], Wang H. [Haiyan], Zhang Z. [Zhen], Li, C. [Cui] & Guo X. [Ximing]. (2019). Classification of small flat oysters of <i>Ostrea stentina</i> species complex and a new species <i>Ostrea neostentina</i> sp. nov. (Bivalvia: Ostreidae). <em>Journal of Shellfish Research.</em> 38(2): 295-308., available online at https://doi.org/10.2983/035.038.0210 [details]   
 
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From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species vector dispersal in Ireland (Nation) : Fisheries: deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish to establish or support fishery [details]

From other sources
Distribution Virginia to Texas and West Indies. Brazil [details]
LanguageName 
English crested oyster  [details]
German Atlantische Kammauster  [details]
To Museum of New Zealand Te Papa (M.067817; Ostrea aupouria Dinamani, 1981; holotype)
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