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Hexagon Tuskshell

Dentalium neohexagonum Sharp & Pilsbry ex Pilsbry & Sharp 1897

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Dentalium neohexagonum (Hexagon Tuskshell) is a species of molluscs in the family Dentaliidae. Hexagon Tuskshell form shallow marine sediments. It is a deposit feeder. It has sexual reproduction. Reproduction is dioecious. Hexagon Tuskshell is a slow moving animal.

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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 hexagon tuskshell. View this species on GBIF