Alcyonidium reticulum sp nov., a common intertidal bryozoan from south-west Britain

John S Ryland, Joanne S Porter

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A description is given of Alcyonidium reticulum sp. nov. (Bryozoa: Ctenostomatida), a smooth-surfaced species found encrusting intertidal stones and on Fucus serratus in south-west Britain. It is distinguished from two superficially similar congeners, A. gelatinosum and A. mytili.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)563-564
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2000



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