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Giant Abalone

Haliotis gigantea Gmelin 1791


Haliotis gigantea (Giant Abalone) is a species of Gastropoda in the family abalones. Haliotis gigantea form shallow marine sediments. It is a grazer. Individuals can grow to 27.7 g. Haliotis gigantea has 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 18 attributes, including:

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