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Heath Snail

Helicella itala (Linnaeus 1758)

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Helicella itala (Heath Snail) is a species of snails in the family Geomitridae. Dead Heath Snail form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 16 mm. 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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