Accepted scientific name:
Defrancia lucernaria M. Sars, 1851 (accepted name) 3 literature references for Defrancia lucernaria M. Sars, 1851
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Common names: -
Phylum Bryozoa
Class Stenolaemata
Order Cyclostomatida
Family Frondiporidae
Genus Defrancia
Distribution: European waters (ERMS scope); North West Atlantic
Additional data: Distribution: Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait); southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley)
Habitat: bathyal and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary
Source database: WoRMS Bryozoa, Dec 2010
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Hayward, P., 21-Dec-2004
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