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Arcidae (Ark Shells) is a family of mussels. Dead Ark Shells form shallow marine sediments. They have sexual reproduction. They are facultatively mobile animals.

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  • 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 30 attributes, including:

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

ark shells Habitats

The environments in which many ark shells species are known to live. Select an environment to see its ark shells species checklist.