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Shipworms

Teredinidae

Luisa Borges. Universidade do Minho. Luisa Borges. Year: 2012. Contact: luisa.borges@bio.uminho.pt; luisaborges2000@yahoo.co.uk.   cc-by-nc-sa-3.0

Teredinidae (Shipworms) is a family of mussels. Shipworms form shallow marine sediments. They have sexual reproduction. They are sessile 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 26 attributes, including:

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

shipworms Habitats

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

Luisa Borges. Universidade do Minho. Luisa Borges. Year: 2012. Contact: luisa.borges@bio.uminho.pt; luisaborges2000@yahoo.co.uk.   cc-by-nc-sa-3.0

Shipworm Habitats

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