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Lamp Shells

Brachiopoda

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Brachiopoda (Lamp Shells) is a group of animals. There are 11082 species of lamp shells, in 2486 genera and 365 families. This group has been around since the Phanerozoic Eon. Lamp Shells have sexual reproduction. Reproduction is dioecious. Lamp Shells are sessile animals.

  • 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 lamp shells. View this species on GBIF

lamp shells Habitats

The environments in which many lamp shells species are known to live. Select an environment to see its lamp shells species checklist.

Centre for Biodiversity Genomics. CBG Photography Group. Year: 2014.   cc-by-nc-sa-3.0

Lamp Shell Habitats

The environments in which many lamp shells species are known to live. Select an environment to see its lamp shells species checklist.