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Crassostrea gigas (Ostreidae, Molluscs)


Common name(s): Pazifische Auster (DE), stillehavsøsters, Japansk østers (DK), Japanse oester (NL), stillehavsøsters (NO), Japansktjätteostron (SE)
Synonym(s): Crassostrea angulata (DK)
Habitat(s): , Estuaries and brackish areas, Marine habitats

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Country Year of 1st record Status Frequency Invasiveness
Denmark (DK)1980EstablishedLocalInvasive
Germany (DE)1971
Ireland (IE)1965EstablishedPotentially invasive
Netherlands (NL)1883EstablishedCommonInvasive
Norway (NO)ca. 1980EstablishedInvasive
Sweden (SE)2007EstablishedLocalInvasive