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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucratea loricata (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 111361

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScrupariina (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScruparioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucrateidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucratea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucratea Lamouroux, 1812
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGemellaria loricata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGemicellaria loriculata (Linnaeus, 1758) (lapsus )
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSertularia loricata Linnaeus, 1758 (basionym)
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortweelingmosdiertje  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPaarzweig-Moostierchen  [details]
Direct child
taxa (3)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucratea loricata arctica Kluge, 1929
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucratea loricata aurita Hasenbank, 1932
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucratea loricata cornuta Osburn, 1932
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
France
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWissant [details]
Netherlands
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDen Helder [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDomburg [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIjmuiden [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorScheveningen [details]
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFlemish Banks [details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChamcook [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDigby [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorThe Wolves [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalais [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [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 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [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 editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (36 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Bryozoa Collection 
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]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions up to 10 cm tall [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait), downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, lower St. Lawrence estuary, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), northern Gaspe waters, middle North Shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands); Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway); boreal North Atlantic and in Arctic waters; Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [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]
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:111361
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hayward, Peter
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Eucratea loricata (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Bock, P.; Gordon, D. (2014) World List of Bryozoa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=111361 on 2014-10-01
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