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Furrowed Nutclam

Nucula sulcata Bronn 1831

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Nucula sulcata (Furrowed Nutclam) is a species of mussels in the family nut shells. Dead Furrowed Nutclam form shallow marine sediments. They are detritivores. Individuals can grow to 20 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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EOL has data for 33 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of furrowed nutclam. View this species on GBIF