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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectra arctica Borg 
AphiaID: 156075

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 editorMalacostegina (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMembraniporoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectra (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEinhornia arctica (Borg, 1931)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectra Lamouroux, 1816
Source  basis of record Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]

Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (46 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet small microorganisms, including diatoms and other unicellualr algae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), 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), lower North Shore; middle North Shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral 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]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Electra arctica
Electra arctica
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156075
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-06 07:51:46Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2007-06-04 14:51:29Z  changed  Reverter Gil, Oscar
2011-08-07 10:33:25Z  changed  Bock, Phil
  
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  Citation: Bock, P. (2014). Electra arctica Borg. 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=156075 on 2014-09-22
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