dcsimg
Image of rayed pearl oyster
Creatures » » Animals » » Molluscs » Mussels » » Margaritidae »

Rayed Pearl Oyster

Pinctada imbricata radiata (Leach 1814)

Femorale   cc-by-nc

Pinctada imbricata radiata (Rayed Pearl Oyster) is a subspecies of mussels in the family Margaritidae. Dead Rayed Pearl Oyster form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 9.5 cm. They have sexual reproduction.

show all records
show all records
  • 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.
show all records

EOL has data for 23 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of rayed pearl oyster. View this species on GBIF