Freshwater bryozoans

Phylum Ectoprocta Class Phylactolaemata Number of families 5

Thumbnail description

Filter-feeding invertebrate animals composed of many identical zooids joined seamlessly as a colony, each zooid capable of independent feeding, digestion, and reproduction

Illustration: Pectinatella magnifica. (Illustration by Bruce Worden)

Phylum Ectoprocta Class Phylactolaemata Number of families 5

Thumbnail description

Filter-feeding invertebrate animals composed of many identical zooids joined seamlessly as a colony, each zooid capable of independent feeding, digestion, and reproduction

Illustration: Pectinatella magnifica. (Illustration by Bruce Worden)

Was this article helpful?

0 0

Post a comment