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Murex Snails

Muricidae Rafinesque 1815


Muricidae (Murex Snails) is a family of snails. They have sexual reproduction.

  • 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 murex snails. View this species on GBIF

Murex Snail Habitats

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