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Horned Helmet

Cassis cornuta (Linnaeus 1758)

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Cassis cornuta (Horned Helmet) is a species of Gastropoda in the family helmet shells. Dead Horned Helmet form shallow marine sediments. They are carnivores. Individuals can grow to 35 cm. 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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EOL has data for 23 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of horned helmet. View this species on GBIF