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Conopeum reticulum

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Conopeum reticulum,Nordsee 2016, Copyright Muelly

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lexID:
9730 
Scientific:
Conopeum reticulum 
German:
Netzartige Seerinde 
English:
encrusting bryozoan 
Category:
Mszywioły 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Bryozoa (Phylum) > Gymnolaemata (Class) > Cheilostomatida (Order) > Electridae (Family) > Conopeum (Genus) > reticulum (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, 1767) 
Occurrence:
European Coasts, the Baltic Sea, North Atlantic Ocean, the Black Sea, the British Isles, the North Sea, the Mediterranean Sea, West-Atlantic Ocean, Kanada 
Temperature:
°C - 15°C 
Food:
Filter feeder 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Conopeum aciculatum
  • Conopeum chesapeakensis
  • Conopeum commensale
  • Conopeum eriophorum
  • Conopeum fluviatilis
  • Conopeum hexagonum
  • Conopeum lacroixii
  • Conopeum loki
  • Conopeum nakanosum
  • Conopeum oretiensis
 
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Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2016-05-23 19:55:25 

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Conopeum reticulum (Linnaeus, 1767)

Conopeum reticulum is an encrusting bryozoan and can be found in shallow water,in estuarine and brackish water (max.depth 168 m).

This moss animal forms white net-like patches on stones,shell and other hard-substrata.

Zooids within the colony are approximately 0.4-0.6 x 0.2-0.3 mm in size.

Synonyms:
Conopeum lacroixii
Conopeum reticulatum
Flustra lacroixii
Membranipora lacroixii
Millepora reticulum

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Bryozoa (Phylum) > Gymnolaemata (Class) > Cheilostomatida (Order) > Malacostegina (Suborder) > Membraniporoidea (Superfamily) > Electridae (Family) > Conopeum (Genus) > Conopeum reticulum (Species)

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