Five Unrecorded Ostreacean Species (Mollusca, Bivalvia) from Korean Waters

한국산 굴상과(연체동물문, 이매패강)의 5미기록종

  • Hongying Qi (Department of Biological science, College of Natural Sciences, Sungkyunkwan University) ;
  • Byung Lae Choe (Department of Biological science, College of Natural Sciences, Sungkyunkwan University)
  • Published : 2000.10.01


As a result of study on the oysters collected from 8 localities of Korean coastal area, The following five species were found to be new to the Korean fauna: Parahyotissa chemnitzi ( Hanley, 1786) and P. inaequivalvis (Sowerby, 1971) belong to the Pycnodonteidae; Dendostrea folium (Linnaeus, 1758), Ostrea futamiensis Seki, 1929, and Saccostrea mordax (Gould, 1850) belong to the Ostreidae.


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