cf. Carchesium polypinum (Linné)
Description: Texel (NL), 05.10.2007 (S. Weritz)
Characteristics used for id:
- sessil with stem
- zooids with own myoneme (contractile fibril)
- looks like a tree
Reference: SCHAEFER, 2002
Checked by A. Gittenberger (Naturalis, Leiden, NL)
Author: Philippart, Catharina
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Carchesium polypinum Linnaeus, 1758
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