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Related to Ectoprocta: Brachiopoda, Entoprocta, Phoronida, Bryozoans
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Noun1.Ectoprocta - coextensive with or a subphylum of Bryozoa
Bryozoa, phylum Bryozoa, polyzoa - marine or freshwater animals that form colonies of zooids
ectoproct - sessile mossy aquatic animal having the anus of the polyp outside the crown of tentacles
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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A total of 1,138 prey corresponding to 76 items or prey categories were identified, belonging to 8 phyla: Arthropoda, Mollusca, Echiura, Sipuncula, Echinodermata, Ectoprocta, Annelida, and Chordata.
Keywords: Porifera, Ectoprocta, Entoprocta, freshwater bryozoan, freshwater sponge
For example, Funch and Kristensen state that the new creature most nearly resembles the phyla Ectoprocta and Entoprocta.