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Eucratea loricata moss animal

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Eucratea loricata, 2011

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lexID:
12138 
AphiaID:
111361 
Scientific:
Eucratea loricata 
German:
Paarzweig-Moostierchen 
English:
Moss Animal 
Category:
Bryozoa 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Bryozoa (Phylum) > Gymnolaemata (Class) > Cheilostomatida (Order) > Eucrateidae (Family) > Eucratea (Genus) > loricata (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
the Baltic Sea, the North Sea, Arctic Sea, Canada , European Coasts, North Atlantic Ocean, the British Isles, West-Atlantic Ocean 
Sea depth:
Meter 
Size:
3.94" - 5.91" (10cm - 15cm) 
Temperature:
- 64.4 °F (°C - 18°C) 
Food:
Diatoms 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-06-10 13:06:13 

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Eucratea loricata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Size: up to 10 cm tall
Diet Small microorganisms, including diatoms and other unicellular algae.

Synonymised names:
Gemellaria loricata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Gemicellaria loriculata (Linnaeus, 1758) (lapsus )
Sertularia loricata Linnaeus, 1758 (basionym)

Direct children :
Subspecies Eucratea loricata arctica Kluge, 1929
Subspecies Eucratea loricata cornuta Osburn, 1932
Subspecies Eucratea loricata macrostoma (Ortmann, 1890)

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