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Staircase Shells

Epitoniidae

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Epitoniidae (Staircase Shells) is a family of snails. Dead Staircase Shells form shallow marine sediments. They are carnivores. They have sexual reproduction. They are slow moving 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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Staircase Shell Habitats

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