Crepidacantha crinispina   Levinsen,  1909 (Bryozoan)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Bryozoa
Class: Gymnolaemata
Order:Cheilostomatida
Family:Crepidacanthidae

Description
The avicularia of this species vary slightly in position, whether opposite the distal or the proximal border of the orifice; or rarely at a level proximal to the orifice.


Synonym (s)
Lepralia setigera Mac Gillivray, 1883
Lepralia poissonii Thornely, 1907
Crepidacantha crinispina Canu and Bassler, 1929
Crepidacantha grandis Canu and Bassler, 1929
Crepidacantha papulifera Canu and Bassler, 1929
Crepidacantha crinispina Harmer, 1957

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA (Record: 1907)

Literature Source(s)
  • Menon, NR and Menon, NN (2006) Taxonomy of Bryozoa from the Indian EEZ. A monograph Ocean Science and Technology Cell on Marine Benthos, Kochi and Centre for Marine Living resources and Ecology, Kochi 263 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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