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Nuculida is an order of mussels. There are 193 species of Nuculida, in 19 genera and 1 family. This order has been around since the ordovician period. Dead Nuculida form shallow marine sediments. They are detritivores. They have sexual reproduction. They are slow moving 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 15 attributes, including:

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

Nuculida includes 1 child: