Specimen Information

Crassostrea gigas
Crassostrea gigas
(Pacific giant oyster)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID241124
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCrassostrea
Speciesgigas
Common NamePacific giant oyster
StateWA
CountyMason
LocalityTotten Inlet, Kamilche Point
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePuget Sound
HUC8 Number17110019
HUC10 NameSouth Puget Sound
HUC10 Number1711001909
HUC12 NameSouth Puget Sound
HUC12 Number171100190900
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month5
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with oysters
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14792
Author:Cohen, A.N., H.D. Berry, C.E. Mills, and 19 others.
Date:2001
Title:Washington State Expedition 2000: A rapid survey of exotic species in the shallow waters of Elliott Bay, Totten and Eld inlets, and Willapa Bay.
Publisher:Washington State Department of Natural Resources, Olympia, WA.
Pages:46 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineMarine-Brackish


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