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Major Subgroups of Bryozoa

 

Phylum: Bryozoa

This Phylum contains 3 classes and 7 Orders of bryozoan. These are summarised in the table below. Please click each Class/Order for a description of its key characteristics.

 

 Class

 Order

 Phylactolaemata

Twelve Genera Only

Stenolaemata

Cyclostomata
 

  Cystoporata
 

Trepostomata
 

  Cryptostomata
 

  Fenestrata

Gymnolaemata

Ctenostomata
 

Cheilostomata

 

Please click here to view a list of Suborders within Phylum Bryozoa

 



Author: Luke Mander
Last updated: 20.11.05
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