WoRMS taxon details

Cryptosula pallasiana (Moll, 1803)

111343  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:111343)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofEschara pallasiana Moll, 1803) Moll, J. P. C. (1803). Eschara, ex zoophytorum, seu, phytozoorum ordine pulcherrimum ac notatu dignissimum genus, novis speciebus auctum, methodice descriptum et iconibus ad naturam delineatis illustratum. <em>Camesiniana, Vindobonae.</em> pp.1-70. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution Nova Scotia to Florida  
Distribution Nova Scotia to Florida [details]
Bock, P.; Gordon, D. (2018). World List of Bryozoa. Cryptosula pallasiana (Moll, 1803). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=111343 on 2018-11-15
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-02-01 08:42:39Z
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original description  (ofEschara pallasiana Moll, 1803) Moll, J. P. C. (1803). Eschara, ex zoophytorum, seu, phytozoorum ordine pulcherrimum ac notatu dignissimum genus, novis speciebus auctum, methodice descriptum et iconibus ad naturam delineatis illustratum. <em>Camesiniana, Vindobonae.</em> pp.1-70. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Introduced species) Fofonoff, P.W.; Ruiz, G.M.; Steves, B.; Carlton, J.T. (2014). National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System (NEMESIS), available online at http://invasions.si.edu/nemesis [details]   

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 Meinkoth, N.A. 1981. Field guide to North American seashore creatures. The Audubon Society. Alfred A. Knopf. New York. 799 p. [details]   

additional source Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Gordon, D. P.; Taylor, P. D.; Bigey, F. P. (2009). Phylum Bryozoa: moss animals, sea mats, lace corals. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 271-297. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[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]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

new combination reference Canu, F. (1925). Les bryozoaires du Maroc et de Mauritanie (1er Mémoire). <em>Mém. Soc. Sc. Nat. du Maroc.</em> 10: 1-79.
page(s): 33 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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

Introduced species impact in Australian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) : Water abstraction or nuisance fouling [details]

Introduced species impact in Australian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Introduced species remark In Canadian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) : There are no specific economic or ecological impacts reported for this bryozoan. [details]

Introduced species remark In South Atlantic Ocean (IHO Sea Area) : There are no specific economic or ecological impacts reported for this bryozoan. [details]

Introduced species remark In Mexico (Nation) : There are no specific economic or ecological impacts reported for this bryozoan. [details]

Introduced species remark In Argentina (Nation) : There are no specific economic or ecological impacts reported for this bryozoan. [details]

Introduced species remark In New Zealand (Nation) : There are no specific economic or ecological impacts reported for this bryozoan. [details]

Introduced species remark In Australian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) : There are no specific economic or ecological impacts reported for this bryozoan. [details]

Introduced species remark In Brazil (Nation) : There are no specific economic or ecological impacts reported for this bryozoan. [details]

Introduced species remark In Uruguay (Nation) : There are no specific economic or ecological impacts reported for this bryozoan. [details]

Introduced species remark In South Africa (Nation) : There are no specific economic or ecological impacts reported for this bryozoan. [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Australian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

From other sources
Distribution Nova Scotia to Florida [details]

Habitat sessile, colonial on hard substratum epifauna in the marine environment [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]