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Toad Purple

Purpura bufo Lamarck 1822

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Purpura bufo (Toad Purple) is a species of snails in the family murex snails. They are native to Natal. Dead Toad Purple form shallow marine sediments. They are carnivores. Individuals can grow to 73.2 mm. They have sexual reproduction.

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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 toad purple. View this species on GBIF