Ectoprocta


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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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Annelida Ozobranchus branchiatus Arthropoda Conchoderma virgatum, Dulichia sp., baiano duro Ectoprocta briozoarios Chor data Remora remora Rhodophyta Polysiphonia sphaerocarpa var.
V: Smaller Coelomate Groups--Chaetognatha, Hemichordata, Pogonophora, Phoronida, Ectoprocta, Brachiopoda, Sipunculida.
Global diversity of bryozoans (Bryozoa or Ectoprocta) in freshwater: An update.
Phylum Ectoprocta, Order Cheilostomata: microprobe analysis of calcium, magnesium, strontium and phosphorus in skeletons.
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.
Size of fish Food item Small (n = 60) Medium (n = 56) Plant material 15.6 11.9 Diatoms 45.3 66.1 Filamentous algae 28.1 44.1 Protozoa (Volvox) 8.3 9.3 Insects 98.4 78.0 Diptera 45.3 33.9 Tricoptera 1.6 Odonata Unidentified 51.6 44.1 Cladocera 53.1 45.8 Copepoda 12.5 11.9 Ostracoda 9.4 8.5 Rotifera 34.4 54.2 Ectoprocta (Bryozoan) 28.1 20.3 Formulated feed 54.7 79.7 Detritus 14.1 Sand 6.3 6.8 Size of fish Total for all Food item Large (n = 33) fish (n = 149) Plant material 9.3 Diatoms 8.3 39.9 Filamentous algae 23.3 31.7 Protozoa (Volvox) 11.4 9.4 Insects 20.0 66.1 Diptera 6.7 29.0 Tricoptera 0.5 Odonata 1.7 0.5 Unidentified 11.7 36.1 Cladocera 6.7 35.5 Copepoda 10.0 11.5 Ostracoda 6.0 Rotifera 16.7 35.0 Ectoprocta (Bryozoan) 6.7 18.6 Formulated feed 45.0 59.6 Detritus 4.9 Sand 4.4
Current biogeographical distributions of freshwater sponges (Porifera) and bryozoans (Ectoprocta and Entoprocta) are poorly known in Indiana.
This study addresses the systematic relationship among the five known families of freshwater bryozoans (Ectoprocta: Class Phylactolaemata).