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Pterotracheoidea Rafinesque 1814

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Pterotracheoidea is a superfamily of snails. There are 55 species of Pterotracheoidea, in 9 genera and 4 families. This superfamily has been around since the pliensbachian age. It includes groups like Pterotracheidae, Heteropods, and Bellerophinidae. Dead Pterotracheoidea form shallow marine sediments. They are carnivores. 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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EOL has data for 14 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Pterotracheoidea Rafinesque 1814. View this species on GBIF