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False Angelwing

Petricolaria pholadiformis (Lamarck 1818)

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Petricolaria pholadiformis (False Angelwing) is a species of mussels in the family venus clams. Dead False Angelwing form shallow marine sediments. They are surficial modifiers. Individuals can grow to 71 mm. 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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of False angelwing. View this species on GBIF