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BRYOZOA (bryozoans, ectoprocts and moss animals)

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NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of BRYOZOA (bryozoans, ectoprocts and moss animals)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Phylum)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs
GYMNOLAEMATA Allman, 1856 (a class of bryozoans) Class 24 subtaxa 10 47
PHYLACTOLAEMATA (freshwater moss animals) Class 2 subtaxa 5  
STENOLAEMATA Borg, 1926 (a class of calcified bryozoans) Class 1 subtaxon    
CYCLOSTOMATIDA Busk, 1852 (an order of calcified bryozoans) Order   1  

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

The Marine Life Information Network for Britain and Ireland (MarLIN): http://www.marlin.ac.uk/gallerycategory.php?gcatid=8 The Marine Life Information Network for Britain and Ireland (MarLIN)
Allman, G.J., 1856 A Monograph of the Fresh-water Polyzoa, including all the known Species, both British and Foreign
Fish, J.D. & Fish, S., 2011 A Student's Guide to the Seashore
Gibson, R., Hextall, B. & Rogers, A., 2001 Photographic Guide to the Sea & Shore Life of Britain & North-west Europe
British Marine Life Pictures: http://www.britishmarinelifepictures.co.uk/gallery.html British Marine Life Pictures
Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S., 1979 British Ascophoran Bryozoans
Hincks, T., 1880 A history of the British Marine Polyzoa
Johnston, G., 1838 A history of the British zoophytes
Pennington, A.S., 1885 British Zoophytes: an introduction to the hydroida, actinozoa, and polyzoa found in Great Britain, Irleand, and the Channel Islands

Freshwater

Module 9: advanced identification of miscellaneous taxa including Crustacea: https://www.fba.org.uk/identification-freshwater-invertebrates-species-level-distance-learning-course Module 9: advanced identification of miscellaneous taxa including Crustacea
European Limnofauna: http://wbd.etibioinformatics.nl/bis/limno.php European Limnofauna

Intertidal

Ryland, J.S., 1962 Biology and Identification of Intertidal Polyzoa
Ryland, J.S., 1974 A Revised key for the Identification of Intertidal Bryozoa (Polyzoa)

Larvae

Newell, G.E. & Newell, R.C., 1973 Marine Plankton - a practical guide

Marine

Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1990 The Marine Fauna of the British Isles and north-west Europe
Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1996 Handbook of the Marine Fauna of North-West Europe
Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1996 Handbook of the Marine Fauna of North-West Europe
Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland: http://www.habitas.org.uk/marinelife/ Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland

Planktonic stages

Todd, C.D., Laverack, M.S. & Boxshall, G., 1996 Coastal Marine Zooplankton: A Practical Manual for Students

General Works

Harrison F.W. & Woollacott R.M. (eds), 1997 Microscopic anatomy of invertebrates - 13 : Lophophorates, Entoprocta, and Cycliophora

Journals

Plankton
Journal of Plankton Research (J. Plankton Res.) Journal

Lab techniques

Costello, D. & Henley, C., 1971 Methods for obtaining and handling marine eggs and embryos

BRYOZOA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with BRYOZOA:

Bryozoa may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
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