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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugula turrita (Desor, 1848) 
AphiaID: 159783

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 editorNeocheilostomatina (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlustrina (Infraorder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBuguloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBugula Oken, 1815
Sources  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]

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Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
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 Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (115 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (9 nucleotides; 7 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 editorDimensions up to 10 cm tall [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), lower St. Lawrence estuary; 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); Massachusetts to Florida [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]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159783
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-05-30 08:27:04Z  created  Claus, Simon
2010-03-22 14:23:40Z  checked  Bock, Phil
  
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  Citation: Bock, P. (2014). Bugula turrita (Desor, 1848). 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=159783 on 2014-09-02
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