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Antalis vulgaris (da Costa 1778)

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Antalis vulgaris is a species of molluscs in the family Dentaliidae. This species is extinct. Antalis vulgaris form shallow marine sediments. It is a downward conveyor. It is a deposit feeder. Individuals can grow to 6.1 g. Antalis vulgaris has sexual reproduction. Reproduction is dioecious. Antalis vulgaris is a slow moving animal.

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  • URI: http://polytraits.lifewatchgreece.eu/terms/RW_DC
  • Definition: Downward conveyors exhibit a feeding strategy opposite to that of upward conveyors. Vertically oriented head-up feeders actively select and ingest particles at the surface and egest these non-locally as faeces in deeper sediment strata
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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 <i>Antalis vulgaris</i> (da Costa 1778)