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Rayed Pearl Oyster

Pinctada imbricata radiata (Leach 1814)

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Pinctada imbricata radiata (Rayed Pearl Oyster) is a subspecies of mussels in the family Margaritidae. Individuals can grow to 9.5 cm. They have sexual reproduction.

  • 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 23 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of rayed pearl oyster. View this species on GBIF