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Stromboidea Rafinesque 1815

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Stromboidea is a superfamily of snails. There are 194 species of Stromboidea, in 45 genera and 5 families. This superfamily has been around since the middle triassic epoch. It includes groups like Ostrich Foot Snails, Rostellariidae, and Queen Conch. Dead Stromboidea form shallow marine sediments. They have sexual reproduction.

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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 Stromboidea Rafinesque 1815. View this species on GBIF