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Neognathostomata Smith 1981

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Neognathostomata is a superorder of echinoderms. There are 898 species of Neognathostomata, in 150 genera and 32 families. It includes groups like Apatopygid Sea Urchins, Pygaulidae, and Archiaciidae. Dead Neognathostomata form shallow marine sediments. They are bioturbators. They are omnivores. They have sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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