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Naked Pteropods

Gymnosomata Blainville 1824

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Gymnosomata (Naked Pteropods) is a suborder of snails. There are 61 species of Naked Pteropods, in 19 genera and 6 families. Dead Naked Pteropods form deep marine sediments. They have sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002113
  • Definition: sediment that accumulates in the flat or very gently sloping areas of the deep ocean basin floor. The three main types are siliceous oozes, calcareous oozes, and red clays.
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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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