WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonidium polyoum (Hassall, 1841)

153717  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153717)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and Virginian. [details]
Reverter Gil, O. (2007). Alcyonidium polyoum (Hassall, 1841). In: Bock, P.; Gordon, D. (2017). World List of Bryozoa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153717 on 2017-12-14

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basis of record Hayward, P.J. (1985). Ctenostome bryozoans: keys and notes for the identification of the species. Synopses of the British fauna (new series), 33. E.J. Brill; W. Backhuys: London, UK. ISBN 90-04-07853-6. vii, 169 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Bromley and Bleakney, 1977 [details]   

additional source Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Ryland J.S. & Porter J.S. (2003). The identity of Alcyonidium gelatinosum (Linnaeus, 1761) (Bryozoa: Ctenostomatida). Journal of Natural History 37 (18): 2179-2189, available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222930210138917 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Winston, J. E. and F. J. Maturo Jr. 2009. Bryozoans (Ectoprocta) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1147–1164 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

context source (ERMS) Gerovasileiou, V.; Rosso, A. (2016). Marine Bryozoa of Greece: an annotated checklist. Biodiversity Data Journal. 4: e10672., available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/bdj.4.e10672 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDiet Small microorganisms, including diatoms and other unicellular algae. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and Virginian. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat sessile, colonial on hard substratum epifauna in the marine environment [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators grazing organisms such as sea urchins and fish; also subject to competition and overgrowth from sponges, algae, and tunicates [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexual and asexual; bryozoan colonies consist of replicated series of zooids, each budded asexually from a predecessor. The founding zooid metamorphoses from the sexually produced larva. Hermaphroditic. [details]