Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Bryozoa
Class
Gymnolaemata
Order
Cheilostomatida
Suborder
Flustrina
Family
Calloporidae
Genus
Aplousina
Species
gigantea
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
27 meters
Max Depth
55 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Cape Hatteras–Florida, Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean
Habitat-Biology
  • epibenthic encrusting