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Gigantidas gladius Cosel & B. A. Marshall 2003

Gigantidas gladius is a species of mussels in the family Mytilidae. They are native to New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone. Adult Gigantidas gladius form marine reefs. Individuals can grow to 316 mm. 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 Gigantidas gladius Cosel & B. A. Marshall 2003. View this species on GBIF