Modiomorphoidea is a superfamily of mussels. There are 4 species of Modiomorphoidea, in 3 genera and 2 families. This superfamily has been around since the ordovician period. It includes groups like Modiomorphidae and Palaeopharidae. Dead Modiomorphoidea 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 13 attributes, including:

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

Modiomorphoidea includes 2 children: