phylum Entoprocta


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Related to phylum Entoprocta: Kamptozoa
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Noun1.phylum Entoprocta - sometimes considered a subphylum of Bryozoa
Bryozoa, phylum Bryozoa, polyzoa - marine or freshwater animals that form colonies of zooids
entoproct - any of various moss-like aquatic animals usually forming branching colonies; each polyp having a both mouth and anus within a closed ring of tentacles
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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Twelve of them are in the Phylum Ectoprocta and follow the classification scheme outlined by Wood (2001), while a single species, Urnatella gracilis, is in the Phylum Entoprocta.