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Milk White Risso

Alvania lactea (Michaud 1830)

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Alvania lactea (Milk White Risso) is a species of Gastropoda in the family Rissoidae. Dead Milk White Risso form shallow marine sediments. They are detritivores. Individuals can grow to 6 mm. They have 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 milk-white risso. View this species on GBIF