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Tapered Pigtoe

Fusconaia burkei (Walker ex Ortmann & Walker 1922)

Fusconaia burkei (Tapered Pigtoe) is a species of bivalves in the family unionid freshwater mussels. They are listed as near threatened by IUCN. They are associated with freshwater habitat. Dead Tapered Pigtoe 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 Tapered pigtoe. View this species on GBIF