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Chorus Mussel

Choromytilus chorus (Molina 1782)

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Choromytilus chorus (Chorus Mussel) is a species of mussels in the family Mytilidae. Dead Chorus Mussel form shallow marine sediments. Adult Chorus Mussel form marine reefs. Individuals can grow to 651 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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EOL has data for 19 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of chorus mussel. View this species on GBIF