WoRMS taxon details

Dendrobeania fruticosa (Packard, 1863)

111173  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:111173)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution lower North Shore  
Distribution lower North Shore [details]
Bock, P.; Gordon, D. (2019). World List of Bryozoa. Dendrobeania fruticosa (Packard, 1863). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=111173 on 2019-01-21
Date
action
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-02-01 08:42:39Z
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basis of record Hayward, P.J. (2001). Bryozoa, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 325-333 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet small microorganisms, including diatoms and other unicellualr algae [details]

Dimensions up to 2-3 cm high [details]

Distribution lower North Shore [details]

Predators grazing organisms such as sea urchins and fish; also subject to competition and overgrowth from sponges, algae, and tunicates [details]

Reproduction 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]