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Limopsoidea Dall 1895

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Limopsoidea is a superfamily of mussels. There are 253 species of Limopsoidea, in 12 genera and 2 families. This superfamily has been around since the jurassic period. It includes groups like Limopsidae and Philobryidae. Dead Limopsoidea form shallow marine sediments. They have sexual reproduction. They are facultatively mobile animals.

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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 13 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Limopsoidea Dall 1895. View this species on GBIF