Definition of Polyzoa. Meaning of Polyzoa. Synonyms of Polyzoa

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Definition of Polyzoa

Polyzoa
Polyzoa Pol`y*zo"a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. poly`s many + ? an animal.] (Zo["o]l.) Same as Bryozoa. See Illust. under Bryozoa, and Phylactol[ae]mata.
Polyzoa
Polyzoon Pol`y*zo"["o]n, n.; pl. Polyzoa. [NL. See Polyzoan.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the individual zooids forming the compound organism of a polyzoan.
Polyzoa
Bryozoa Bry`o*zo"a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? moss + ? animal.] (Zo["o]l.) A class of Molluscoidea, including minute animals which by budding form compound colonies; -- called also Polyzoa. Note: They are often coralike in form and appearance, each small cell containing an individual zooid. Other species grow in delicate, flexible, branched forms, resembling moss, whence the name. Some are found in fresh water, but most are marine. The three principal divisions are Ectoprocta, Entoprocta, and Pterobranchia. See Cyclostoma, Chilostoma, and Phylactolema.

Meaning of Polyzoa from wikipedia

- Bryozoa (also known as the Polyzoa, Ectoprocta or commonly as moss animals) are a phylum of simple, aquatic invertebrate animals, nearly all living in...
- Polyzoa include: Polyzoa atlantica Sanamyan et al., 2009 Polyzoa exigua Kott, 1990 Polyzoa insularis Millar, 1967 Polyzoa minor Monniot, 1970 Polyzoa...
- The Trochozoa are a proposed Lophotrochozoa clade that is sister of Polyzoa. The trochozoans clade include animals in six phyla: the Nemertea, the Annelida...
-     Branch Protostomia       Infrakingdom Lophozoa         Superphylum Polyzoa           Phylum Bryozoa             Subphylum Gymnolaemata             Subphylum...
- 2008). "The origins of graptolites and other pterobranchs: a journey from 'Polyzoa'". Lethaia. 41 (4): 303–316. doi:10.1111/j.1502-3931.2008.00123.x. Caron...
- monophyly of Lophophorata and an Ectoproct-Phoronid clade and indicate that Polyzoa and Kryptrochozoa are caused by systematic bias". BMC Evolutionary Biology...
- (2008). "The origins of graptolites and other pterobranchs: a journey from 'Polyzoa'". Lethaia. 41 (4): 303–316. doi:10.1111/j.1502-3931.2008.00123.x. Mitc****...
- Polyzoa   Trochozoa*   Platyzoa*  ...
- Animals: in a Series of Memoirs, 1830 Memoir V of Zoological Researches: On Polyzoa, a New Animal Discovered as an Inhabitant of Some Zoophites The Pestilential...
- British Museum (N.H.) in charge of Protozoa, Coelenterates, Sponges and Polyzoa (=Bryozoa). During World War I he was made curator of mosquitos and produced...