WoRMS taxon details

Tricellaria ternata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

111256  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:111256)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution widely distributed in the North Atlantic down to Massachusetts on American coast  
Distribution widely distributed in the North Atlantic down to Massachusetts on American coast [details]

Taxonomy Family: Candidae, according to Trott (2004).  
Taxonomy Family: Candidae, according to Trott (2004). [details]
Bock, P.; Gordon, D. (2019). World List of Bryozoa. Tricellaria ternata (Ellis & Solander, 1786). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=111256 on 2019-01-20
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-02-01 14:05:18Z
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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 Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. <em>John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</em> 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Ryland, J.S., and P.J. Hayward. 1991. Marine flora and fauna of the northeastern United States: erect Bryozoa. NOAA Technical Report NMFS 99. 48 p. [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Diet Small microorganisms, including diatoms and other unicellular algae. [details]

From other sources
Dimensions up to 3 cm high [details]

Distribution widely distributed in the North Atlantic down to Massachusetts on American coast [details]

Habitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [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]

Taxonomy Family: Candidae, according to Trott (2004). [details]