Classification
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  • 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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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Bryozoa."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Date

July 26, 2015 10:33 PM MYT

Description

This seems to be a small colony of bryozoans on a shred of seagrass.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 30, 2016 01:28 PM PST

Description

About 1.5" across.

Photos / Sounds

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

tony_wills

Date

January 31, 2016 03:22 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 11, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 12, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

finatic

Date

January 23, 2016 04:55 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Neptune's Lace Reteporella grimaldii

Observer

ronald63

Date

October 6, 2010

Photos / Sounds

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

finatic

Date

January 23, 2016 12:44 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

finatic

Date

January 16, 2016 09:00 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

finatic

Date

January 16, 2016 10:36 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

False Coral Myriapora truncata

Observer

nilsradecker

Date

September 4, 2013

Place

Sardegna (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red Bryozoan Integripelta bilabiata

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

January 8, 2016 05:36 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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