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River Lamprey

Lampetra fluviatilis (Linnaeus 1758)

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Lampetra fluviatilis (River Lamprey) is a species of lampreys in the family northern lampreys. It is found in marine habitat. It is a planktotroph. Individuals are known to live for 10 years.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of River Lamprey