Smithsonius dorothea

Alternate names: Striatodoma dorothea

Author: (Winston & Beaulieu, 1999)


General: Yellow-green in color, often attached to dead sponge stalks.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, hard substrate (attached).

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Winston, J.E. and S.E. Beaulieu (1999). Striatodoma dorothea (Order Cheilostomatida: Family Tessaradomidae), a new genus and species of bryozoan from deep water off California. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 112: 313-318.

Citation: Smithsonius dorothea ((Winston & Beaulieu, 1999) ) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-18.
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