Species Factsheet

Tricellaria inopinata


Complete name: Tricellaria inopinata d'Hondt & Occhipinti Ambrogi, 1985
Taxonomy: Ectoprocta » Bryozoa » Gymnolaemata » Cheilostomata » Scrupocellariidae » Tricellaria inopinata
Authors: B. S. Galil and A. Occhipinti-Ambrogi
Last updated: November 5th, 2006

Common Names


Tricellaria inopinata

Short Description

A robust opportunistic bryozoan, capable of enduring a wide spectrum of temperatures and salinities, as well as high organic content. Settles on a wide range of anthropogenic and natural substrata.