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Pleurotomarioidea Swainson 1840

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Pleurotomarioidea is a superfamily of snails. There are 49 species of Pleurotomarioidea, in 8 genera and 1 family. It includes groups like Slit Shells. Dead Pleurotomarioidea 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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Pleurotomarioidea Swainson 1840. View this species on GBIF