Cheilostomata


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Cheilostomata

[‚kī·lə′stō·məd·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of ectoproct bryozoans in the class Gymnolaemata possessing delicate erect or encrusting colonies composed of loosely grouped zooecia.
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Se identificaron diez especies de briozoos pertenecientes a la Clase Gymnolaemata, de los cuales siete son del Orden Cheilostomata y tres del Ctenostomata (Tabla 1).
Growth of the bryozoan Pentapora fascialis (Cheilostomata, Ascophora) around submarine freshwater springs in the Adriatic Sea.
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The detectable Maastrichtian diversity was high at nearly two dozen species belonging to nine families of Cheilostomata and two families of Cyclostomata.
The effect of water flow on growth and reproduction of Celleporella hyalina (L.) (Bryozoa: Cheilostomata).
neritina funicular system is lacking, although cincture cells have been reported in other Cheilostomata bryozoans (Stricker, 1989; Lutaud, 1991; Ostrovsky, 1998).
Brachyuran and anomuran crabs associated with Schizoporella unicornis (Ectoprocta, Cheilostomata) from southeastern Brazil.
Rates of energy consumption and acquisition by lecithotrophic larvae of Bugula neritina (Bryozoa: Cheilostomata).
Shallow-water species of Beania Johnston, 1840 (Bryozoa, Cheilostomata) from the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic.
Petraliellidae Harmer, 1957 (Bryozoa: Cheilostomata) from Queensland, Australia.