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Textile Nerite

Nerita textilis Gmelin 1791

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Nerita textilis (Textile Nerite) is a species of snails in the family nerites. They are native to Indian Ocean, Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone, Kenyan Exclusive Economic Zone, and Seychelles. Dead Textile Nerite form shallow marine sediments. They are detritivores. Individuals can grow to 30.8 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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of textile nerite. View this species on GBIF