dcsimg
Image of cowry
Creatures » » Animals » » Molluscs » Snails And Slugs » » Cowries »

Cowry

Monetaria moneta (Linnaeus 1758)

Liselle Santos   cc-by-nc-sa-4.0

Monetaria moneta (Cowry) is a species of Gastropoda in the family cowries. Cowry form shallow marine sediments. It is an algivore. It has sexual reproduction.

show all records
show all records
show all records
  • 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.
show all records

EOL has data for 27 attributes, including:

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