Gulf of St. Lawrence to the Gulf of Mexico and the West Indies. It was introduced to San Francisco Bay but did not survive.
Biogeographic Regions: nearctic (Native ); neotropical (Native ); atlantic ocean (Native )
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Distribution"
©1995-2012, The Regents of the University of Michigan and its licensors
© The Regents of the University of Michigan and its licensors
Animal Diversity Web
Paula Osborne, University of Michigan
Osborne, P. 1999. "Crassostrea virginica" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Crassostrea_virginica.html
Become part of the EOL community—sign up for the EOL Newsletter today
Become part of the EOL community!
Join EOL now
Already a member?
Visit the Biodiversity Heritage Library