BIOTIC Species Information for Conopeum reticulum
Researched byDr Harvey Tyler-Walters & Susie Ballerstedt Data supplied byMarLIN
Refereed byDr Peter J. Hayward
Scientific nameConopeum reticulum Common nameAn encrusting bryozoan
MCS CodeY172 Recent SynonymsNone

PhylumBryozoa Subphylum
Superclass ClassGymnolaemata
Subclass OrderCheilostomatida
Suborder FamilyMembraniporidae
GenusConopeum Speciesreticulum

Additional InformationNormal autozooids occasionally become irregularly shaped or larger, especially at the edges of colonies where there are sometimes large, irregular gaps to fill.
Taxonomy References Hayward et al., 1996, Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Hayward & Ryland, 1998, NBN, 2002, Howson & Picton, 1997, Ryland, 1970, Ryland, 1976, Hincks, 1880, Ryland, 1967,
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