Classification
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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

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

kelp lace bryozoan Membranipora membranacea

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 12, 2016 01:06 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

damontighe

Date

December 1, 2016 03:28 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

November 28, 2016 01:59 PM NZDT

Description

Don't have a clue what this is - maybe a bryosoan?

Photos / Sounds

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

November 28, 2016 01:54 PM NZDT

Description

Don't have a clue what this is - maybe a bryosoan?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

November 28, 2016 01:40 PM NZDT

Description

Don't have a clue what this is - maybe a bryosoan?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

david145

Date

November 28, 2016 01:29 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 25, 2016 01:15 AM PST

Description

Dead(ish) ones in the foreground have a beautiful honeycomb 'skeleton.'

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red Bryozoan Integripelta bilabiata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 25, 2016 02:47 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 25, 2016 02:44 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bryozoans Phylum Bryozoa

Observer

finatic

Date

November 12, 2016 01:18 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

ricjo007

Date

February 14, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Blue organism left hand side

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

ricjo007

Date

February 14, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Bryozoan? Green organism below triplefin

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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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