Growth parameters for Crassostrea gigas
 
Maximum Length 45cm SHH
n = 5
Note that studies where Loo is very different (+/- 1/3) from Lmax are doubtful.

Auximetric graph [n = 0]

ø = 2.42
L inf = 9.9 cm ShL
K = 2.7
Median record no. 3
Ref. 7693
Loo
(cm)
Length Type K
(1/y)
to Sex M
(1/y)
Temp° C Lm Ø' Country Locality Questionable Captive
6.07 0.008 -0.54 Mexico La Paz Bay, Baja California Sur Yes No
7.89 0.006 -0.45 Mexico La Paz Bay, Baja California Sur Yes No
9.91 ShL 2.690 16.00 2.42 Korea (South) Keoje Bay, Pusan Yes No
10.37 ShL 2.350 16.00 2.40 Korea (South) Koeje Bay, Pusan Yes No
15.86 ShH 0.680 0.58 2.23 China Laizhou Bay, Gulf of Bohai Yes No
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