Definition of Phylum Bryozoa
1. Noun. Marine or freshwater animals that form colonies of zooids.
Group relationships: Animal Kingdom, Animalia, Kingdom Animalia
Member holonyms: Bryozoan, Moss Animal, Polyzoan, Sea Mat, Sea Moss, Ectoprocta, Phylum Ectoprocta, Endoprocta, Entoprocta, Phylum Entoprocta
Generic synonyms: Phylum
Lexicographical Neighbors of Phylum Bryozoa
Literary usage of Phylum Bryozoa
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. General Zoology by Arthur Sperry Pearse (1917)
"phylum Bryozoa Bryozoans, or "moss-animals" are usually colonial in habit and resemble hydroids in general appearance. Most species are marine but a few ..."