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River Limpet

Ancylus fluviatilis O. F. Müller 1774

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Ancylus fluviatilis (River Limpet) is a species of Gastropoda in the family ramshorn snails. They are associated with freshwater habitat. Dead River Limpet form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 6 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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