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Rough Maple Leaf Pearly Mussel

Quadrula fragosa (Conrad 1835)

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Quadrula fragosa (Rough Maple Leaf Pearly Mussel) is a species of mussels in the family unionid freshwater mussels. They are listed as critically endangered by IUCN. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to The Nearctic. Dead Rough Maple Leaf Pearly Mussel form shallow marine sediments. They are solitary herbivores. They have sexual reproduction. They have parental care (female provides care). They are sessile 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 17 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Rough Maple Leaf Pearly Mussel. View this species on GBIF