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  • Korean
    • 태형동물문
  • Portuguese
    • Briozoários
  • French
    • bryozoaires
  • Scientific Names
    • Bryozoa
    • Ectoprocta
  • English
    • Bryozoans
    • Moss Animals
  • Spanish
    • Animales musgo
  • Japanese
    • 外肛動物門

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Recent observations

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What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

danbeaupre

Date

July 23, 2016 10:44 AM EDT

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What

lacy crust bryozoan Membranipora villosa

Observer

kestrel

Date

July 22, 2016 09:00 AM PDT

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Observer

clinton

Date

April 7, 2006

Description

This bryozoan was identified as Hornera sp. by Dennis Gordon, NIWA. It formed small thickets on coarse shelly sand at 13m depth.

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Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

July 20, 2016 04:11 PM NZST

Description

I think this is a type of Bryozoa.
Low intertidal zone.

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What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

July 20, 2016 04:11 PM NZST

Description

I think this is a type of Bryozoa.
Low intertidal zone.

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

July 16, 2016 11:54 AM PDT

Description

Common prey of Polycera hedgpethi in warm CA harbors with some current, but this time no nudibranchs. Invasive, from west Atlantic.

ID as per: http://nathistoc.bio.uci.edu/Ectoprocta/Bryozoan2/index.htm

See: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=851581

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Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

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jennifer96

Date

July 18, 2016 01:24 PM EDT

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Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

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david145

Date

July 17, 2016 11:23 AM PDT

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Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

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david145

Date

July 17, 2016 11:22 AM PDT

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Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

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david145

Date

July 17, 2016 11:23 AM PDT

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neneana

Date

July 17, 2016 09:47 AM PDT

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What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

drjenny

Date

July 17, 2016 10:11 AM PDT
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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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