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Marine Mussels

Mytilidae

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Mytilidae (Marine Mussels) is a family of mussels. Marine Mussels form marine reefs. They are suspension feeders. They have sexual reproduction. Marine Mussels 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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EOL has data for 31 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Marine Mussels. View this species on GBIF

Marine Mussels Habitats

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

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Marine Mussel Habitats

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