Crassostrea belcheri   (G.B. Sowerby II,  1871) (Oyster)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Ostreoida
Family:Ostreidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Ostrea belcheri G.B. Sowerby II, 1871
Ostrea benefica Bartsch, 1945
Ostrea gryphoides Newton & Smith, 1912
Ostrea gryphoides var. cuttackensis Newton & Smith, 1912

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Jones, S (1969) The molluscan fishery resources of India Proceedings of the Symposium on Mollusca CMFRI 906-918 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/2371/1/Article_26.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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