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Unionid Freshwater Mussels

Unionidae

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Unionidae (Unionid Freshwater Mussels) is a family of mussels. Dead Unionid Freshwater Mussels form shallow marine sediments. 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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EOL has data for 29 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of unionid freshwater mussels. View this species on GBIF
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Unionid Freshwater Mussel Habitats

The environments in which many unionid freshwater mussels species are known to live. Select an environment to see its unionid freshwater mussels species checklist.