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    • bryozoaires
  • Scientific Names
    • Bryozoa
    • Ectoprocta
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    • Bryozoans
    • Moss Animals
  • Spanish
    • Animales musgo

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Recent observations

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What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

drop

Date

January 24, 2015 04:13 PM EST

Description

Found in wrack line near a rocky intertidal zone on a piece of sea grass.

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What

Eurystomella bilabiata Integripelta bilabiata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 20, 2015 04:30 PM PST

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Observer

dpom

Date

January 19, 2015 03:36 PM PST

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What

Bryozoans (Bryozoa) Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

biosam

Date

January 1, 2015 12:24 PM PST

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What

Red Bryozoan Integripelta bilabiata

Observer

mcduck

Date

August 1, 2008

Description

Found in rocky intertidal. Close-up of lophophores.

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What

Red Bryozoan Integripelta bilabiata

Observer

mcduck

Date

March 5, 2008

Description

Found in rocky intertidal.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

April 22, 1974

Description

Found in rocky intertidal.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

July 22, 1982

Description

Found in rocky intertidal. Photo scanned from 35mm slide.

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Observer

wendy5

Date

November 27, 2014

Description

These are small 1/2" patches of Membranipora villosa or Kelp-encrusting Bryozoan growing on Osmundea spectabilis (Sea Laurel) seaweed.

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Observer

wendy5

Date

November 26, 2014

Description

The tube of the Northern Feather-duster on the right is covered in a Bowerbankia sp., a Bryozoan known as Tubeworm Fuzz.

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What

Red Bryozoan Integripelta bilabiata

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

November 22, 2014 04:57 PM PST

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What

Red Bryozoan Integripelta bilabiata

Observer

dpom

Date

November 24, 2014 05:29 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Bryozoa, also known as Polyzoa, Ectoprocta or commonly as moss animals, are a phylum of aquatic invertebrate animals. Typically about 0.5 millimetres (0.020 in) long, they are filter feeders that sieve food particles out of the water using a retractable lophophore, a "crown" of tentacles lined with cilia. Most marine species live in tropical waters, but a few occur in oceanic trenches, and others are found in polar waters. One class lives only in a variety...

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