Gymnolaemata | Cheilostomata
Gappa, J.L. 2000. (Ref. 1202)
Size / Weight / Age
Sessile; depth range 0 - 26 m (Ref. 87801)
Climate / Range
Eastern Pacific and Southwest Atlantic: USA, Chile and Argentina. Tropical to temperate.
It is found on large algae, like Macrocystis pyrifera, where it builds up extensive rounded colonies (Ref. 87801). Members of the phylum Bryozoa are hermaphroditic. Both fertilization and egg brooding may either be internal or external (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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