Category Archives: MODERN OYSTER SHELLS

Black clumped oysters at Rhossili

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Wild Oysters on the Queensland Coast Part 2

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Wild Oysters on the Queensland Coast Part 1

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Black Oyster Shells on the Beach 3

A most unusual form of very thick-shelled burial-blackened oyster shell right valve. It looks almost like a set of nesting bowls. It is clearly an old shell – it lived a long time – but it failed to grow much … Continue reading

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Black Oyster Shells on the Beach 2

These Black Oyster Postings are about the multiplicity of variations in shells of the British Native Oyster, also known as the Flat or European Oyster, Ostrea edulis Linnaeus. Sometimes, as in this Posting, the shells are photographed just as found, … Continue reading

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