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Frontal wall umbonuloid. Orifice with a broad distal shelf extending below the operculum, and prominent denticles on the proximal rim. Oral spines present. Avicularia typically paired, lateral. Basal pore-chambers present. Embryos brooded in hyperstomial ovicells.

(Hayward and Ryland, 1999)


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Source: Bryozoa of the British Isles

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