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Watersipora subtorquata
Watersipora subtorquata
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 1006 0080 (2006-10-03)

Copyright © 2006 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  between 1980 and 1985
  • latitude 36.60575   longitude -121.88970   max error distance 539 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Wharf piling, Monterey Bay (Monterey County, California, US)
  • family Schizoporellidae
  • order Cheilostomata
  • class Gymnolaemata
  • habitat  Marine
  • notes   This orange-brown encrusting bryozoan was on the wharf piling at about 5 m depth. The feeding lophophores are extended on some of the .5mm long zooids.
  • camera   Nikonos with extension tube
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by CalPhotos Staff    Jul 7, 2014

    Action: changed name from "Schizoporella unicornis" to "Watersipora subtorquata "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Correcting identification per Jarrett Byrnes ( via EOL."

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