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Bivalvia (Mussels) is a class of molluscs. There are 11253 species of mussels, in 1775 genera and 154 families. This class has been around since the phanerozoic eon. Dead Mussels form shallow marine sediments. They have sexual reproduction. Reproduction is dioecious. They are facultatively mobile animals.

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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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Mussel Habitats

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

mussels Habitats

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