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Purple Bankclimber (Mussel)

Elliptoideus sloatianus (I. Lea 1840)


Elliptoideus sloatianus (Purple Bankclimber (Mussel)) is a species of mussels in the family unionid freshwater mussels. They are listed as vulnerable by IUCN. 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 10 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Purple bankclimber (mussel). View this species on GBIF