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Heteroglypta contraria is a species of mussels in the family Psammobiidae. They are native to Mascarene Islands, New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone, Natal, Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone, Mozambique Channel, Red Sea, and Gulf Of Aden. Dead Heteroglypta contraria form shallow marine sediments. 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 Heteroglypta contraria (Deshayes 1863). View this species on GBIF