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Common Spire Shell

Rissoa parva (da Costa 1778)


Rissoa parva (Common Spire Shell) is a species of Gastropoda in the family Rissoidae. Common Spire Shell form shallow marine sediments. It is a grazer. Individuals can grow to 5 mm. Common Spire Shell has sexual reproduction.

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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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of common spire shell. View this species on GBIF