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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbopercula bengalensis (Stoliczka, 1869) 
AphiaID: 580104

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 editorArbopercula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbopercula Nikulina, 2010
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectra bengalensis (Stoliczka, 1869)
Source  basis of record Nikulina, E. A., 2010. Three new genera of Electridae (Bryozoa): Arbopercula, Osburnea, and Arbocuspis. Schriften des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins für Schleswig-Holstein, 72: 25-28., available online at http://www.schriften.uni-kiel.de/Band%2072/Nikulina.pdf
page(s): 27 [details]

Environment marine
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (introduced: alien[details]
Caribbean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPanamanian part of the Caribbean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Nigeria
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNigeria (introduced: alien[details]
North Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPanamanian part of the North Pacific Ocean (introduced: alien[details]
Panama
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPanama (introduced: alien[details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (introduced: alien[details]
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Panamanian part of the Caribbean Sea (Marine Region) : Fast-growing fouling species, but economic and ecological impacts have not been studied. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Panamanian part of the Caribbean Sea (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals
The Panama Canal seems a likely route for the transport of A. bengalensis into the Atlantic.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:580104
Taxonomic
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  Citation: Bock, P. (2014). Arbopercula bengalensis (Stoliczka, 1869). 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=580104 on 2014-10-23
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