Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Bryozoa
Class
Gymnolaemata
Order
Cheilostomatida
Suborder
Malacostegina
Family
Membraniporidae
Genus
Membranipora
Species
tenella
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
0 meters
Max Depth
2 meters
Overall Geographic Range
cosmopolitan
Habitat-Biology
  • pseudopelagic on floating substrata
  • epibenthic encrusting