Classification
Within NatureWatch NZ

All Names

  • Korean
    • 구륜동물문
  • Scientific Names
    • Cycliophora
  • English
    • Cycliophorans
  • Japanese
    • 有輪動物門

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

64301 98 68 64301 98 68 64301 98 68 64301 98 68 64301 98 68 64301 98 68
Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Cycliophora."

Recent observations

No one's observed a Cycliophorans (Phylum Cycliophora) .
View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

Symbion is the name of a genus of aquatic animals, less than ½ mm wide, found living attached to the bodies of cold-water lobsters. They have sac-like bodies, and three distinctly different forms in different parts of their two-stage life-cycle. They appear so different from other animals that they were assigned their own, new phylum Cycliophora shortly after they were discovered in 1995. This was the first new phylum of multicelled organism to be discovered since the...

No range data available.
Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software