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Chlamys Röding 1798


Chlamys is a genus of mussels in the family scallops. Dead Chlamys form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 7.3 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 Chlamys Röding 1798. View this species on GBIF