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Chilean Abalone

Concholepas concholepas (Bruguière 1789)

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Concholepas concholepas (Chilean Abalone) is a species of Gastropoda in the family murex snails. Dead Chilean Abalone form shallow marine sediments. They are carnivores. Individuals can grow to 73.6 mm. They have sexual reproduction.

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