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Mirapecten tuberosus Dijkstra & Kilburn 2001

Mirapecten tuberosus is a species of mussels in the family scallops. They are native to Seychelles, Natal, Mascarene Islands, and Red Sea. Dead Mirapecten tuberosus form shallow marine sediments. They have sexual reproduction. They are facultatively mobile 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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Mirapecten tuberosus Dijkstra & Kilburn 2001. View this species on GBIF