Definition of Phylum Ectoprocta
1. Noun. Coextensive with or a subphylum of Bryozoa.
Group relationships: Bryozoa, Phylum Bryozoa, Polyzoa
Member holonyms: Ectoproct
Generic synonyms: Phylum
Lexicographical Neighbors of Phylum Ectoprocta
Literary usage of Phylum Ectoprocta
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"The phylum Ectoprocta (Bryozoa in part) includes 20000 living and extinct species (7) and ranks as one of the more diverse groups of organisms. ..."