Department of Biology

Aarhus University Seal / Aarhus Universitets segl

Peter Funch

Cycliophora is a new phylum with affinities to Entoprocta and Ectoprocta

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Cycliophora is a new phylum with affinities to Entoprocta and Ectoprocta. / Funch, P.; Kristensen, R.M.

In: Nature, Vol. 378, No. 6558, 1995, p. 711-714.

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Funch, P & Kristensen, RM 1995, 'Cycliophora is a new phylum with affinities to Entoprocta and Ectoprocta', Nature, vol. 378, no. 6558, pp. 711-714.

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Funch, P., & Kristensen, R. M. (1995). Cycliophora is a new phylum with affinities to Entoprocta and Ectoprocta. Nature, 378(6558), 711-714.

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Funch, P. and R.M. Kristensen. "Cycliophora is a new phylum with affinities to Entoprocta and Ectoprocta". Nature. 1995, 378(6558). 711-714.

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Funch, P. ; Kristensen, R.M. / Cycliophora is a new phylum with affinities to Entoprocta and Ectoprocta. In: Nature. 1995 ; Vol. 378, No. 6558. pp. 711-714.

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title = "Cycliophora is a new phylum with affinities to Entoprocta and Ectoprocta",
abstract = "The mouthparts of the Norway lobster Nephrops are colonized by an acoelomate metazoan, Symbion pandora gen. et sp, nov. Sessile stages continually produce inner buds replacing feeding structures, They also produce one of three motile stages: (1) larvae containing new feeding stages, (2) dwarf males, which settle on feeding stages, or (3) females, which settle onto lobster mouthparts, and eventually degenerate, giving rise to dispersive larvae, All motile stages are short-lived, and do not feed, The structure and function of the cilia suggest a phylogenetic position in Protostomia, while some aspects of inner budding and brooding of larvae are similar to those of Entoprocta and Ectoprocta. The dispersive larva possesses a mesodermal supporting chordoid structure, otherwise absent in protostomian larvae, We believe that ail the above features of this previously undescribed species warrant the recognition of a new phylum with affinities to Ectoprocta and Entoprocta",
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RIS

TY - JOUR

T1 - Cycliophora is a new phylum with affinities to Entoprocta and Ectoprocta

AU - Funch, P.

AU - Kristensen, R.M.

PY - 1995

Y1 - 1995

N2 - The mouthparts of the Norway lobster Nephrops are colonized by an acoelomate metazoan, Symbion pandora gen. et sp, nov. Sessile stages continually produce inner buds replacing feeding structures, They also produce one of three motile stages: (1) larvae containing new feeding stages, (2) dwarf males, which settle on feeding stages, or (3) females, which settle onto lobster mouthparts, and eventually degenerate, giving rise to dispersive larvae, All motile stages are short-lived, and do not feed, The structure and function of the cilia suggest a phylogenetic position in Protostomia, while some aspects of inner budding and brooding of larvae are similar to those of Entoprocta and Ectoprocta. The dispersive larva possesses a mesodermal supporting chordoid structure, otherwise absent in protostomian larvae, We believe that ail the above features of this previously undescribed species warrant the recognition of a new phylum with affinities to Ectoprocta and Entoprocta

AB - The mouthparts of the Norway lobster Nephrops are colonized by an acoelomate metazoan, Symbion pandora gen. et sp, nov. Sessile stages continually produce inner buds replacing feeding structures, They also produce one of three motile stages: (1) larvae containing new feeding stages, (2) dwarf males, which settle on feeding stages, or (3) females, which settle onto lobster mouthparts, and eventually degenerate, giving rise to dispersive larvae, All motile stages are short-lived, and do not feed, The structure and function of the cilia suggest a phylogenetic position in Protostomia, while some aspects of inner budding and brooding of larvae are similar to those of Entoprocta and Ectoprocta. The dispersive larva possesses a mesodermal supporting chordoid structure, otherwise absent in protostomian larvae, We believe that ail the above features of this previously undescribed species warrant the recognition of a new phylum with affinities to Ectoprocta and Entoprocta

KW - Ringbærere

KW - Fylogeni

KW - Entoprocta

KW - Mosdyr

KW - Cycliophora

KW - Phylogeny

KW - Entoprocta

KW - Bryozoa

M3 - Journal article

VL - 378

SP - 711

EP - 714

JO - Nature

JF - Nature

SN - 0028-0836

IS - 6558

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