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Small Periwinkle

Melarhaphe neritoides (Linnaeus 1758)

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Melarhaphe neritoides (Small Periwinkle) is a species of Gastropoda in the family periwinkles. Dead Small Periwinkle form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 9 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 small periwinkle. View this species on GBIF