Bryozoa

Phylum in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

Animalia

  • 274,825

    Occurrences
  • 10,520

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Bryozoa

Common names

  • bryozoan eng
  • lace corals eng
  • moss animals eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted phylum

Living period

488.3 to 0.0 Ma

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Freshwater, Epifaunal

Georeferenced data

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All 155,277 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Bryozoa
class
3
order
8
family
400
genus
3,029
species
10,520
 
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Bibliography

Amat, Jaen N,Tempera, F (2009) Zoobotryon verticillatum Dell Chiaje, 1822 (Bryozoa), a new occurrence in the archipelago of the Azores (north-eastern Atlantic)

Carlton, James T (2004) Environmental Impacts of Marine Exotics

Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review. 41: 47-114.

De Blauwe, H. (2009)

Farrapeira, Cristiane M R (2011) The introduction of the bryozoan Zoobotryon verticillatum (Della Chiaje, 1822) in northeast of Brazil: a cause for concern

Gage, J D,Hughes, David J (2004) Benthic metazoan biomass, community structure and bioturbation at three contrasting deep-water sites on the northwest European continental margin

Grischenko, A. V.,Dick, M. H.,Mawatari, S. F. (2007) Diversity and taxonomy of intertidal Bryozoa (Cheilostomata) at Akkeshi Bay, Hokkaido, Japan

Hayward, P.J.,Barnes, R.S.K,Ryland, J.S.,Kermack, D.M. (1985) Cyclostome Bryozoans

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Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (121052106) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.