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Ezo Giant Scallop

Mizuhopecten yessoensis (Jay 1857)

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Mizuhopecten yessoensis (Ezo Giant Scallop) is a species of mussels in the family scallops. Dead Ezo Giant Scallop form shallow marine sediments. They are surficial modifiers. Individuals can grow to 180 mm. They have sexual reproduction. They are burrowers.

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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 26 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Ezo giant scallop. View this species on GBIF