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Bryozoan

Bryozoan
Bryozoan
Zoobotryum is common on the northern coast of São Paulo, especially in sheltered port areas. Their colonies are branched and whitish and resemble algae. It has been considered an invasive species in many parts of the world.
Zoobotryum is common on the northern coast of São Paulo, especially in sheltered port areas. Their colonies are branched and whitish and resemble algae. It has been considered an invasive species in many parts of the world.
Leandro M. Vieira
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Taxa: Zoobotryon verticillatum
Expert: Judith E. Winston, Leandro M. Vieira
Date: Jan. 27, 2005, 6:45 p.m.
Place: Baía do Araçá, São Sebastião, SP, Brazil
Geolocation: S 23°49'3" W 45°24'22"
Leandro M. Vieira. Bryozoan. Cifonauta image database. Available at: http://cifonauta.cebimar.usp.br/media/8776/ Accessed: 2019-12-14.
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References

2011 Felipelli T. Para Cetesb e prefeito de São Sebastião, Mangue do Araçá pode estar morto; ambientalistas apontam ao contrário. Imprensa Livre, url:http://www.imprensalivre.com.br/extras/top_impressao.php?edit=3&id=37874
2010 Amaral ACZ, Migotto AE, Turra A, Schaeffer-Novelli Y. Araçá: biodiversidade, impactos e ameaças. Biota Neotropica, 10(1): 219-264, url:http://www.scielo.br/pdf/bn/v10n1/a22v10n1.pdf