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Delectopecten fosterianus (Powell 1933)


Delectopecten fosterianus is a species of mussels in the family scallops. They are native to Bass Strait, Tasman Sea, Great Australian Bight, and New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone. Dead Delectopecten fosterianus 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 Delectopecten fosterianus (Powell 1933). View this species on GBIF