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Gold Mouthed Turban

Turbo chrysostomus Linnaeus 1758

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Turbo chrysostomus (Gold Mouthed Turban) is a species of Gastropoda in the family turban snails. They are native to Kenyan Exclusive Economic Zone. Dead Gold Mouthed Turban form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 8 cm. 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 gold-mouthed turban. View this species on GBIF