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Milky White Ark

Striarca lactea (Linnaeus 1758)

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Striarca lactea (Milky White Ark) is a species of mussels in the family Noetiidae. They are associated with freshwater habitat. Dead Milky White Ark form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 20 mm. They have sexual reproduction. They are sessile 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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of milky-white ark. View this species on GBIF