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Thorny Oysters

Spondylidae

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Spondylidae (Thorny Oysters) is a family of mussels. Dead Thorny Oysters form shallow marine sediments. They have sexual reproduction. They are sessile 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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of thorny oysters. View this species on GBIF
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Thorny Oyster Habitats

The environments in which many thorny oysters species are known to live. Select an environment to see its thorny oysters species checklist.

thorny oysters Habitats

The environments in which many thorny oysters species are known to live. Select an environment to see its thorny oysters species checklist.

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