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Norwegian Lyonsia

Lyonsia norwegica (Gmelin 1791)

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Lyonsia norwegica (Norwegian Lyonsia) is a species of mussels in the family Lyonsiidae. Dead Norwegian Lyonsia form shallow marine sediments. They are surficial modifiers. They have sexual reproduction. They are facultatively mobile 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 Norwegian lyonsia. View this species on GBIF