Definition of Lophophore. Meaning of Lophophore. Synonyms of Lophophore

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Definition of Lophophore

Lophophore
Lophophore Loph"o*phore, n. [Gr. ? a crest or tuft + ? to bear.] (Zo["o]l.) A disk which surrounds the mouth and bears the tentacles of the Bryozoa. See Phylactolemata.

Meaning of Lophophore from wikipedia

- The lophop**** /ˈlɒfəfɔːr/ is a characteristic feeding organ possessed by four major groups of animals: the Brachiopoda, Bryozoa, Hyolitha, and Phoronida...
- cavity. The larvae of inarticulate brachiopods are miniature adults, with lophop****s that enable the larvae to feed and swim for months until the animals...
- feeders that sieve food particles out of the water using a retractable lophop****, a "crown" of tentacles lined with cilia. Most marine species live in...
- horseshoe worms) are a small phylum of marine animals that filter-feed with a lophop**** (a "crown" of tentacles), and build upright tubes of chitin to support...
- Lophotrochozoan clade consisting of the Brachiozoa and the Bryozoa. They have a lophop****. On morphological grounds they used to be ****essed as deuterostomes. Temereva...
- the two distinct characteristics of its members; the feeding structure lophop****, which is a ciliated crown of tentacles surrounding a mouth, and the developmental...
- The Chinese monal (Lophophorus lhuysii) is a pheasant. This monal is restricted to mountains of central China. The plumage is highly iridescent. The male...
- PMID 15703236. "Introduction to the Lophotrochozoa | Of molluscs, worms, and lophop****s..." UCMP Berkeley. Archived from the original on 16 August 2000. Retrieved...
- the lophop****, as well as the epithelium and digestive tract. The lophop**** retractor is the muscle which controls the movement of the lophop****. Unlike...
- Sclater's monal, Lophophorus sclateri, also known as the crestless monal, is a large, approximately 68 centimetres (27 in) long, pheasant of the east Himalayan...
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