Data about Bryozoa

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Distribution

 
geographic distribution includes
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Westerschelde
World Register of Marine Species  

Ecology

 
habitat
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aquatic habitat
Environments - EOL project  
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brackish water
Environments - EOL project  
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fresh water
Environments - EOL project  
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marine biome
Environments - EOL project  
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reef
Environments - EOL project  
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sea
Environments - EOL project  
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watershed
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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marine habitat
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Conservation

 
extinction status
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Notes

 
percent species currently described min
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53
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent species currently described max
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68
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent synonyms
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9
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
described (accepted)
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5,900
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
number of new species decribed 1999-2008
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599
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
known marine species
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5,900
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total species (expert opinion) min
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8,700
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total species (expert opinion) max
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11,100
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (expert opinion) min
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2,800
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (expert opinion) max
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5,200
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected) min
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2,450
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected) max
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4,250
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered species (molecular cryptic) min
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350
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered species (molecular cryptic) max
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950
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent surveyed species not yet known to science min
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43
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent surveyed species not yet known to science max
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0.57
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent surveyed species not yet known to science
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0.28
Appeltans et al, 2012  

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