Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Bryozoa > Class Stenolaemata > Order Cyclostomatida > Suborder Tubuliporina > Family Diastoporidae > Genus Diplosolen

Diplosolen obelia (Johnston, 1838)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

DiplosolenCanu, 1918accepted genus name


original description

Johnston, George 1838. Miscellanea Zoologica Ariciadae. Magazine of Zoology and Botany, Edinburgh, 2: 63-73,plates2.

basis of record

Hayward, P.J. (2001). Bryozoa, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 325-333

additional source

Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p.

additional source

De Blauwe, H. (2009). Mosdiertjes van de Zuidelijke Bocht van de Noordzee. Determinatiewerk voor België en Nederland. Uitgave Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee, Oostende: 464pp.

additional source

Winston, J. E. and F. J. Maturo Jr. 2009. Bryozoans (Ectoprocta) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1147–1164 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

additional source

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (1985). Cyclostome bryozoans: keys and notes for the identification of the species. Synopses of the British fauna (new series), 34. E.J. Brill; W. Backhuys: London, UK. ISBN 90-04-07697-2. vi, 154 pp.

additional source

ITIS database





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications)
GenBank (4 nucleotides; 0 proteins)


Gordon, D. (2014). Diplosolen obelia (Johnston, 1838). In: Bock, P.; Gordon, D. (2014) World List of Bryozoa. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:111712




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