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Lucinisca nassula (Conrad 1846)

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Lucinisca nassula is a species of mussels in the family Lucinidae. Lucinisca nassula form shallow marine sediments. It is a chemosymbiosis. Individuals can grow to 1.14 g. Lucinisca nassula has sexual reproduction. It is a facultatively mobile animal.

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  • URI: http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q50616418
  • Definition: a symbiosis in which a bacterium provides chemically-derived energy and nutrients, often via the oxidation of hydrogen sulfide, to a heterotrophic organism.
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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 <i>Lucinisca nassula</i> (Conrad 1846)