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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugula simplex Hincks, 1886 
AphiaID: 111162

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryozoa (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnolaemata (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheilostomatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlustrina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuguloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugula (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugula simplex (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugulina simplex (Hincks, 1886)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugula Oken, 1815
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugula simplex Hincks, 1886
Sources  original description Hincks, T. (1886). XXVI.— The Polyzoa of the Adriatic: a Supplement to Prof. Heller's ‘Die Bryozoen des adriatischen Meeres,’ 1867. Journal of Natural History Series 5. 17(99): 254-271., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00222938609460142 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgeel vogelkopmosdiertje  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
New Zealand
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Belgium
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelgian part of the North Sea (origin: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorOostende [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorZeebrugge [details]
Celtic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCeltic Sea (origin: alien[details]
English Channel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEnglish Channel (origin: alien[details]
Ireland
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIreland (origin: origin unknown[details]
Netherlands
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBurghsluis [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorOuddorp [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorScharendijke (origin: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWemeldinge [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorYerseke [details]
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Sea (origin: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSas van Goes [details]
From other sources
Adriatic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Celtic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom part of the Celtic Sea (origin: alien[details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom part of the Irish Sea and St. George's Channel (origin: origin unknown[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone (origin: alien[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSas van Goes [details]
Spain
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (20 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Information system on Aquatic Non-Indigenous and Cryptogenic Species (AquaNIS) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Niet-inheemse soorten Belgisch deel Noordzee en aanpalende estuaria (in Dutch) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDiet Small microorganisms, including diatoms and other unicellular algae. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in English Channel (IHO Sea Area) : Ships: general [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Ireland (Nation) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Celtic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United Kingdom (Nation) : Shipping [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlien species The bryozoan Bugula simplex was transported on hulls of cargo ships and yachts from the Mediterranean Sea to the Belgian regions. Its actual origin however is unknown. The species is bushy in appearance and was first reported in Belgium in 2000 in the marina of Ostend. Almost all observations of this species are made in ports and marinas.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions up to 3 cm tall [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution south of Virginia; south side of Cape cod, and extending northward of the subprovince limits, including Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution A recent immigrant from Southern Hemisphere: South Australia (Brock, 1985) and New Zealand (Gordon and Mawatari, 1992) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat common associated with docks, harbours and piers; sessile, colonial on hard substratum epifauna in the marine environment [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators grazing organisms such as sea urchins and fish; also subject to competition and overgrowth from sponges, algae, and tunicates [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexual and asexual; bryozoan colonies consist of replicated series of zooids, each budded asexually from a predecessor. The founding zooid metamorphoses from the sexually produced larva. Hermaphroditic. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:111162
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hayward, Peter
2005-02-01 08:42:39Z  checked  Gordon, Dennis
2015-02-13 20:19:42Z  changed  Bock, Phil
  
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  Citation: Bock, P.; Gordon, D. (2015). Bugula simplex Hincks, 1886. In: Bock, P.; Gordon, D. (2015) World List of Bryozoa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=111162 on 2015-07-30
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