Gymnolaemata


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Gymnolaemata

[‚jim·nə′lē·məd·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A class of ectoproct bryozoans possessing lophophores which are circular in basal outline and zooecia which are short, wide, and vaselike or boxlike.
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Among bryozoans there are representatives of the Stenolaemata Lichenoporidae, Gymnolaemata Cupuladriidae and numerous erect forms, which are locally very abundant and well-preserved, but not yet studied (Figs.
Optimized maintenance and larval production of the bryozoan Bugula neritina (Bugulidae: Gymnolaemata) in the laboratory.
Keys and species descriptions were used to identify algae (Joly 1967, Abbott & Hollenberg 1976), molluscs (Keen 1971), hydrozoans, bryozoans (Ectoprocta: Gymnolaemata), crustaceans and tunicates (Chordata: Ascidaceaea) (Smith & Carlton 1975), and isopods (Brusca et al.
A Finales del Cretacico declinaron y cedieron su espacio a los Cheilostomata (Gymnolaemata), que dominaron desde entonces hasta el presente (Zaton and Taylor, 2009).
The occurrence of the freshwater bryozoan Pottsiella erecta (Potts) 1884 (Gymnolaemata: Paludicellidae) in Lake Erie.
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).
Class Gymnolaemata includes the uncalcified order Ctenostomata and the youngest order, Cheilostomatida, with typically box-shaped zooids; it is this speciose (4921 extant species) order that provides most mineralogical variability (Bock and Gordon, 2013; Smith et al., 2006).
Colonies of Schizoporella unicornis (Johnston, 1874) (Bryozoa, Gymnolaemata) were sampled at Itagua Beach (23[degrees]27'04"S, 45[degrees]02'49"W).
Muscular systems in gymnolaemate bryozoan larvae (Bryozoa: Gymnolaemata).