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Argentine Flat Oyster

Ostrea puelchana d'Orbigny 1842

Ostrea puelchana (Argentine Flat Oyster) is a species of mussels in the family Ostreidae. Dead Argentine Flat Oyster form shallow marine sediments. Adult Argentine Flat Oyster form marine reefs. Individuals can grow to 87.1 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 Argentine flat oyster. View this species on GBIF