Ectoprocta

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Related to ectoprocts: Ectoprocta, Bryozoans, Brachiopods
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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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Moreover, molluscs and annelids form a clade with brachiopods, phoronids, and nemerteans, with ectoprocts more distantly related, but exact relationships between these taxa tend to vary based on the data and analytical approaches used (Kocot, 2013; Struck et al.
Gravels range from pea-size to cobble and contain a variety of fossils including brachiopods, pelmatozoan stems, gastropods, ectoprocts, and corals.
Phylum 3 Bryozoa (Ectoprocta, Ectoprocts, Bryozoans, Moss Animals)