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Fulvia fragilis (Forsskål ex Niebuhr 1775)

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Fulvia fragilis is a species of mussels in the family cockle. They are native to Natal and Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone. Dead Fulvia fragilis form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 30 mm. They have sexual reproduction. They are facultatively mobile 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 22 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Fulvia fragilis (Forsskål ex Niebuhr 1775). View this species on GBIF