The distribution of colonies of the bryozoan Antarctothoa bougainvillei on the red alga Hymenena laciniata

@article{Liuzzi2008TheDO,
  title={The distribution of colonies of the bryozoan Antarctothoa bougainvillei on the red alga Hymenena laciniata},
  author={Mar{\'i}a G. Liuzzi and Juan L{\'o}pez Gappa},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2008},
  volume={605},
  pages={65-73}
}
The cheilostome bryozoan Antarctothoa bougainvillei (d’Orbigny) is the most frequent epibiont on the ribbon-like red alga Hymenena laciniata (Hooker f. & Harvey) Kylin in San Sebastián Bay (Tierra del Fuego, Argentina). Twenty-one thalli and 1,484 colonies were examined to analyse the relationship between both species. In most cases, number and area of colonies did not differ significantly at both sides of the thallus. Ancestrulae (i.e., founder zooids originating colonies by asexual budding… Expand
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