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Black Musculus

Musculus niger (J. E. Gray 1824)

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Musculus niger (Black Musculus) is a species of mussels in the family Mytilidae. Adult Black Musculus form marine reefs. Individuals can grow to 50 mm. They have sexual reproduction. 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 33 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of black musculus. View this species on GBIF